Kim Ledger

Founding Patron

Kim Ledger, father of the late Oscar-winning actor Heath Ledger, is the founding Patron of ScriptWise. Since losing his son to an accidental overdose of prescription medications, Kim has been a strong advocate for increasing awareness to both consumers and health professionals around this hidden epidemic in Australia.


Mr Ledger is also the founding Patron of The Australians in Film Heath Ledger Scholarship, Patron for the Prostate Cancer Foundation WA, and a board member of both the National Film and Sound Archive and Cyrenian House Perth.

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