“I chatted with Heath Ledger in a café/comedian retailer place — it was type of an underground nook. Actually quiet. I feel it was 2006 as a result of Brokeback Mountain had simply come out, and it was clearly an enormous success. I obtained my espresso and guide and located a seat, and I noticed a handsome-looking man within the nook. I sat in my sales space, however stored glancing at him each couple of minutes — was it Heath Ledger? Nah, it couldn’t be. No, it was him — that’s undoubtedly him. I completed my drink, grabbed another have a look at him, and he caught me and waved at me. I went over and requested if it was him, and he mentioned sure. He was studying Swamp Factor by Alan Moore, so I informed him that it was a very good learn — I additionally complimented his work on The Brothers Grimm. He mentioned thanks, and requested if I wished to sit down.”
“So I sat with him and chatted about comics, films, and life for an hour — I used to be 20 years previous on the time, and talked a couple of lady I used to be seeing (she was one in every of my first girlfriends). Heath appeared genuinely interested by my downside, and gave me some recommendation — he was an excellent good dude, fairly unpretentious, and completely satisfied to simply chill out with out paparazzi following him.
The recommendation he gave me was: ‘Every single day [you] ought to give her a gift — something from a espresso to a brand new high.’ I came upon later he was riffing on Twin Peaks!”