Stars Who Left Us Too Soon

It's never easy to say goodbye, but it's especially hard when the great – like Diem Brown, Robin Williams, Philip Seymour Hoffman – die young


The rising star and devoted dad was only 28 when he was found dead of an accidental overdose in his Manhattan residence on Jan. 22, 2008. The Australia native left behind his young daughter Matilda (with ex-girlfriend Michelle Williams) and a groundbreaking performance as the Joker in The Dark Knight, for which he won a posthumous Academy Award.