Heath Ledger Dead at Age 28; Read the 2006 Rolling Stone Cover Story

January 22, 2008 5:26 PM ET

According to multiple reports, actor Heath Ledger was found dead in his Manhattan apartment this afternoon. Ledger, who recently portrayed one of the Bob Dylans in Todd Haynes' I'm Not There, was featured on the cover of Rolling Stone's March 23, 2006 issue, in which he discussed his childhood and early roles, as well as his breakthrough performance in Brokeback Mountain. Click here to read the story, and click here for Us Weekly's gallery charting Ledger's career in photos.

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