Heath Ledger’s performance as The Joker in The Dark Knight was inspired by this Tom Waits appearance on an Australian talk show back in 1979. The similarities are incredible. Interview starts around the 1:30 mark. 

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  1. ladypurl reblogged this from slytherenne and added:
    WHOA.
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    holy crap
  3. bearswithoutears reblogged this from flavorpill and added:
    Awesome!
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  5. wandererssmile reblogged this from flavorpill and added:
    This. is. Scary!
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    Love Tom Waits, love Heath Ledger, love the Joker
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    Certainly is uncanny.
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  27. totheslaughter reblogged this from flavorpill and added:
    I meant to watch about two minutes of this but ended up watching the whole thing. It’s hysterical.