Heath Ledger found dead in his apartment. At age 28, the Australian actor was critically acclaimed for his roles and has been found dead today as a result of a possible drug overdose. For more you can read this news story.
Oscar nominees have been announced. Plenty of familiar faces. George Clooney, Daniel Day-Lewis, Viggo Mortensen, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Ratatouille, Atonement, Juno, Away from Her, Sweeney Todd and Elizabeth. For more read here.
Unbelievable about Heath Ledger though. Of course didn't know him personally, didn't find him to be that great an actor either, but it's a shocking piece of news, in any case.