Heath Ledger portrayed the role of “The Joker”, a fictional supervillain and the archenemy of superhero Batman and the main antagonist of the film The Dark Knight, the second film In The Dark Knight trilogy. The Joker is a criminal mastermind with a clown-like appearance. Introduced as a psychopath with a warped, sadistic sense of humor who murders people for his own amusement. Heath Ledger did an incredibly great job portraying the joker in the film.
Ledger received numerous posthumous accolades for his critically acclaimed performance in the film, including the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor, a Best Actor International Award at the 2008 Australian Film Institute Awards (for which he became the first actor to win an award posthumously), the 2008 Los Angeles Film Critics Association Award for Best Supporting Actor, the 2009 Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor – Motion Picture, and the 2009 BAFTA Award for Best Supporting Actor.
Remembering Heath Ledger on his birthday!
Here are the top 5 scenes of the joker in the batman movie.
The Joker Scene #1 – If you are good at something, Never do it for free!
taken from Heath Ledger
The Joker Scene #2 – Very poor choice of words
taken from Famous Movie Scenes
The Joker Scene #3 – I am not a monster; I am just ahead of the curve
taken from Guillem Martinez
The Joker Scene #4 – Do I really look like a guy with a plan?
taken from JokerDonny
The Joker Scene #5 – Madness is like gravity, all it takes is a little push
taken from BatsDan