Heath Ledger's 'Joker' Diary Revealed in New Documentary

The late actor’s method behind The Joker’s madness.

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A snippet of a forthcoming documentary chronicling the life and works of Heath Ledger has revealed that the Australian-born star kept a detailed diary during the production of The Dark Knight. Featuring analysis of Batman comics, clown culture, and the lead character from Stanley Kubrick’s A Clockwork Orange, the diary is studied by the actor’s understandably emotional father. Check out the video above to get an insight into a truly unique actor’s method.

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