Heath Ledger vs Chris Hemsworth

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Net worth 2018
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Perth
Residence
Melbourne, Australia
Australian
Country
Australian
04/04/1979
BirthDay
11/08/1983
January 22, 2008
Died On
Height
1.9
Guildford Grammar School, Mary's Mount Primary School
Education
Heathmont College
NET WORTH STATISTIC
TIMELINE
2008

The role which made Ledger immortal was his portrayal of the Joker in the 2008 flick ‘The Dark Knight’

2006

His next release was the 2006 flick ‘Candy’, which was loosely based on the novel ‘Candy: A Novel of Love and Addiction’

2005

In 2005 alone, three of Ledger’s movies, namely ‘The Brothers Grimm’, ‘Casanova’ and ‘Lords of Dogtown’

2004

While filming ‘Brokeback Mountain’, in 2004, he started seeing actress Michelle Williams

2001

During the period 2001-03, this actor starred in four other films, namely ‘A Knight’s Tale’, ‘The Order’, ‘The Four Feathers’ and ‘Ned Kelly’

2000

After making waves in the movie industry through his first few works, Ledger became a part of the Hollywood icon Mel Gibson starrer, ‘The Patriot’, in 2000

1999

In 1999, Heath Ledger was cast in the blockbuster American comedy flick ’10 Things I Hate About You’

1997

Ledger had essayed the role of Toby Ackland in this 1997 thriller film

1996

Almost immediately, he bagged the role of a gay man in the 1996 television series named ‘Sweat’

1979

Heath was born to Kim and Sally Ledger, in Perth, Australia, on the 4th of April, 1979

2017

Upcoming films of this ace actor include ‘Thor: Ragnarok’, planned for a November 3, 2017, release in the US; ‘Avengers: Infinity War’, planned for a May 4, 2018, release in the US; an untitled Avengers film to be released in North America on May 3, 2019; and a war drama film ‘Horse Soldiers’

2016

On November 4, 2016, American superhero film ‘Doctor Strange’ emerged as a blockbuster garnering critical acclaim

2015

In 2015, he played a convicted computer hacker, Nicholas Hathaway, in action thriller mystery film ‘Blackhat’; tickled the funny bones as Stone Crandall in the comedy flick ‘Vacation’; and played Owen Chase in adventure drama ‘In the Heart of the Sea’ apart from playing Thor in ‘Avengers: Age of Ultron’

2014

In 2014, the ‘People’ magazine tagged him that year’s "Sexiest Man Alive" in a yearly feature

2013

The year 2013 saw him reprising the role of Thor in ‘Thor: The Dark World’, sequel to 2011's ‘Thor’; giving voiceover as George Kirk in ‘Star Trek Into Darkness’, sequel to 2009’s ‘Star Trek’; and portraying real-life character of James Hunt, the 1976 Formula 1 World Champion, in sports drama film ‘Rush’

2012

‘The Avengers’ and the 2012 hit American dark fantasy film ‘Snow White and the Huntsman’ where he played the character of Eric, the Huntsman, fetched him a ‘Teen Choice Awards’ in the category of ‘Choice Summer Movie Star: Male’

2011

The film emerged as the 15th highest-grossing flick of 2011 and earned him several nominations including the ‘Teen Choice Awards’ and ‘People's Choice Awards’

2010

His first starring role came with the American independent crime-thriller flick ‘Ca$h’ that released in March 2010

2009

It was followed by August 2009 thriller adventure ‘A Perfect Getaway’ where he played Kale

2006

He participated in the Australian light entertainment reality show ‘Dancing with the Stars Australia’ in its fifth season that premiered on September 26, 2006

2005

He won the ‘Most Popular New Male Talent’ award at the ‘Logie Awards’ in 2005

2004

His first on-screen appearance as Hyde happened on February 17, 2004 and he ended up playing the part for 3 ½ years till July 3, 2007, featuring in 185 episodes before leaving the show to concentrate on his film career

2002

After college, he began doing bit roles in TV series including playing King Arthur in Canadian/Australian fantasy ‘Guinevere Jones’ (2002); as Jamie Kane in Australian series ‘Neighbours’ (2002); and as ‘The New Vet’ in Australian-Canadian children's series ‘The Saddle Club’ (2003) among others

1983

Chris Hemsworth was born on August 11, 1983, in Melbourne, Australia to Craig Hemsworth and Leonie (née van Os) as their second child among three sons