Heath ledger broke up with her wife and started dating

05 Sep

The actress' daughter, Matilda Ledger, was only 2 years old when the child's father, Heath Ledger, died of an accidental drug overdose on Jan. But while Hollywood was devastated by the senseless loss, and people started to dig into the destructive lifestyle Ledger was leading in the months leading up to his death, it was the loved ones left behind whose lives changed forever., for which both scored their first Oscar nominations—and they couldn't have looked more in love as they navigated, first, the film's festival circuit, and then the 2006 award season together.

I just fall deeper and deeper in love with both my girls."There were frequent sightings of the family of three in their Brooklyn neighborhood, and fans were able to see that Williams wasn't kidding when she told Oprah that Matilda looked like her dad.

But in September 2007, the news broke that Heath and Michelle had split up.

"It was rocky for awhile," a source told After his death, Williams said in a statement: "Please respect our need to grieve privately. "I am the mother of the most tender-hearted, high-spirited, beautiful little girl who is the spitting image of her father.

All that I can cling to is his presence inside her that reveals itself every day."His family and I watch Matilda as she whispers to trees, hugs animals, and takes steps two at a time, and we know that he is with us still.

Williams recently told , "If you feel like people are watching you, it's impossible to have an authentic experience of being alive.