Breaking News- Sources are reporting Hollywood actor Heath Ledger died of an apparent drug overdose in his New York City apartment around 3:30 P.M. . Ledger's body was discovered by his housekeeper face down and surrounded by prescription drugs.
The Gay and Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation has released the following statement: The Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD) mourns the death of actor Heath Ledger, who died today at the age of 28. "Heath Ledger will forever be remembered for his groundbreaking role as Ennis del Mar in Brokeback Mountain. His powerful portrayal changed hearts and minds in immeasurable ways. He will be greatly missed. Our thoughts and prayers are with his family and friends."
Heath's autopsy is scheduled for tomorrow.