11 Posthumous Celeb Documentaries We Need Right Now

Let's honor those we've lost.

Heath Ledger would’ve turned 38 this year, and on his birthday his (April 4) fans received a gift. The trailer for the upcoming documentary I Am Heath Ledger dropped. The film, which is set to premiere at the Tribeca Film Festival on April 23, will feature never-before-seen home footage of the late actor as well as interviews with family, close friends and collaborators including the director Ang Lee and actor Ben Mendelsohn.

Heath tragically lost his life in 2008 after a combined drug intoxication. His death was surround with shock due to the unexpected nature of the incident, but also coming right after his highly acclaimed performance in that year’s biggest box office hit The Dark Knight.

We can’t wait to celebrate his legacy in the upcoming doc, but it has us thinking, what other late celebrities deserve a documentary? Check out our list below.

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