Maggie Gyllenhaal Remembers Working With Heath Ledger On "The Dark Knight"

Maggie Gyllenhaal has a number of spirited performances in her catalog, however 2008’s The Dark Knight will all the time be one her most memorable. Gyllenhaal changed Katie Holmes as Rachel, Batman and Harvey Dent’s shared love curiosity. Although Rachel was in love with Bruce Wayne, her data his crime-fighting obsession compelled her to again away from the vigilante. She was finally killed f by Heath Ledger’s Joker.

Gyllenhaal not too long ago stopped by Watch What Happens Live, and she or he fondly remembered working with Ledger on the movie. “I bear in mind coming to work and seeing him, that scene the place the Joker throws me f a ro, and seeing him are available in and begin to do what he was doing, which was the primary time I noticed it,” she defined. “I nonetheless take into consideration this generally. It’s so arduous to be good in an enormous film like that. That’s not concerning the appearing, actually. It’s a lot simpler to be good in a bit tiny film the place it’s all about you.”

“To be superb like the way in which Heath was in a film that’s acquired explosions and big stunt scenes and large units it is an entire different factor,” she continued. “I don’t know if anybody’s ever, ever, accomplished that in addition to he did in The Dark Knight.”