O ator nasceu em Perth, Austrália Ocidental, filho de Sally Ledger, uma professora francesa que descende do clã Campbell da Escócia, e Kim Ledger, um piloto de corridas e engenheiro de mineração cuja família fundou e possui a Casa de Fundição Ledger.(também foi de seu livro favorito que Sally tirou o nome da irmã mais velha de Heath, Katherine, inspirado na personagem Catherine) Retirado do livro: Heath Ledger O astro sombrio de Hollywood.Produzido ao lado de Allan Scott, responsável pelo roteiro do projeto, teria sido a estréia de Ledger como diretor de cinema.Aos 16 anos de idade, Ledger fez exames de graduação rápida no ensino médio e partiu para Sydney com o melhor amigo, Trevor Di Carlo, para tentar consolidar-se como ator.It has been a particular privilege to have had the chance to involve and engage Sophie in the research and development process at every point.” James Hawes is directing the mini-series, which is being produced by BBC Drama Production England, for BBC One.Undercover also stars Tamara Lawrance, Daniel Ezra, Shannon Hayes, Vincent Regan, Angel Coulby, Derek Ridell, Mark Bonnar, Leanne Best, Jude Akuwudike, Thomas Dominique, Glyn Grimstead, Phil Deguara, Sam Stockman, Thomas Aldridge, Kerry Shale, Neil D’Souza, Todd Kramer, Robert Whitelock, Terence Beesley, Fraser Ayres, Clarence Smith, Brett Allen, Nathan Nolan and Enzo Squillino Jr.The network has released a first clip from the series which is embedded below.
The film community needs to create opportunities to pull people through.Dennis’s paternal grandparents were William “Willie” Haysbert (the son of Cal Haysbert) and Addie Barrow (the daughter of Allan Barrow and Harriet). Dennis’s maternal grandfather was Ben/Bennie Minor (the son of William Minor and Lucinda/Lucy Wilkinson). Dennis’s maternal grandmother was Elizabeth Greenup (the daughter of Charles or Jeff Greenup and Rosalie/Rose Williams). Rosalie was the daughter of Jordan Williams and Elizabeth. He is the son of Gladys (Minor) and Charles Whitney Haysbert, who were from Louisiana.
He has two children with his former wife, Lynn Griffith.One can only assume that all of this new “black programming” (see announcements made earlier this week on this blog) is part of the BBC’s previously announced diversity push in light of growing and fervent criticism from BAME groups (Black, Asian and Ethnic Minorities).