Heath Ledger found dead in NYC at age 28
AP - Heath Ledger, the talented 28-year-old actor who gravitated toward dark, brooding roles that defied his leading-man looks, was found dead Tuesday in a Manhattan apartment, facedown at the foot of his bed with prescription sleeping pills nearby, police said.
Film producer and wife plead not guilty
AP - LOS ANGELES A film producer and his wife have pleaded not guilty to federal charges of bribing a Thai government official to run an annual international film festival in Bangkok.
Moore seeks more screens for non-studio films
Reuters - Michael Moore is mad as hell about documentaries and foreign films being crowded out of theaters, and he's not going to take it anymore.
Ledger family says his death accidental
AP - SYDNEY, Australia Heath Ledger's family rejected any suggestion Wednesday that the actor killed himself and joined fellow Australians in mourning one of their rising stars after he was found dead in a New York apartment.