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January 29, 2008 (9:51 am) GMT
Though have yet finished filming by the time Heath Ledger died, Christopher Plummer said that the film's director is working hard to keep the actor in the film and at the same time finishing the film.
Heath Ledger

Said to be in jeopardy following the sudden death of its lead actor, , reports claimed that "" will still be finished. According to People, the film director Terry Gilliam is working very hard to save the movie, especially in keeping Ledger inside the film.

Ledger's co-star in the film, told the magazine the good news. He stated, "Terry's throwing himself into the job of trying to salvage the picture. Terry was a very good friend [of Ledger's]. He very [much] wants to go on with the movie, and I can very much understand why. Because he wants to dedicate it to Heath, of course."

He then added, "Fortunately, because the film deals with magic, there is a way, perhaps, of turning Heath into other people. I think they call it CGI." Meanwhile, on the rumor that has been approached to fill in Ledger's empty role, the actor commented through his representative, "There have been no official talks, and he is currently working on Public Enemies for Michael Mann for Universal."

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