Director of ‘Lords of Dogtown’ [Catherine Hardwicke] about Heath Ledger:
"I heard Heath wanted to do Dogtown, and I was shocked. The real Skip was a pretty funky character…Heath came in to meet me and he was extremely shy. He had his cap pulled down and it was like, could this guy look any more like a homeless person? He talked to me about Australia and surfing and skateboarding, and I thought, I can’t say no…"