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Ledger's death is a shock to Hollywood, fans

The death of 28-year-old Heath Ledger, hailed as one of the great hopes among his generation of actors, was a brutal shock for Hollywood on Tuesday and grimly ended any hope that the day would be a simple celebration of this year's Oscar nominations. -------------------- FOR THE RECORD: Heath Ledger: The caption with a photo of Heath Ledger on Wednesday's front page said that Mel Gibson had directed the actor, and an article inside Section A about Ledger's death stated that Gibson cast him in "The Patriot," suggesting that Gibson had directed the film. The 2000 film was directed by Roland Emmerich, who was responsible for the casting of Ledger. Ledger did not appear...

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