Touch GIF for transformation to joker. Nearly six years after Heath Ledger's death, Reddit user jpenn2112 posted a GIF that shows how the acclaimed actor transformed into The Joker for Christopher Nolan's "The Dark Knight." The role won Ledger a posthumous Oscar for his work and remains one of the most discussed performances of the last 10 years.
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