Heath Ledger's father reveals the last thing his son told the family

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Heath Ledger's Father Reveals the Last Thing His Son Told the Family

"Katie, Katie I'll be fine," were actor Heath Ledger's last words, according to his father, Kim.

Kim Ledger revealed the his son's final conversation with his family to Australian news website, news.com.au.

Heath's sister Katie apparently told him not to mix prescriptions, saying, "You can't mix drugs that you don't know anything about."

The next night, Ledger's body was found in his apartment in New York City. He was 28 and a celebrated actor with the promise of even more success.

Heath Ledger through the years:

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According to a toxicology report, Ledger died from a combination of prescription drugs. The medical examiner ruled his death accidental.

Kim told news.com.au his son wasn't an addict but just made a mistake mixing drugs.

Ledger's work and travel schedule reportedly put a lot of stress on him. Kim said: "He was a young guy that traveled all the time for work. ... He was trying to work and travel and do everything in a short space of time."

Since his son's death, Kim has been trying to raise awareness about the dangers of prescription drugs.

Ledger left behind a then 2-year-old daughter, Matilda, he had with actress Michelle Williams.

Photos of Ledger, Williams and Matilda:

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Heath Ledger and Michelle Williams at the "Vanity Fair" OscarS Party. (West Hollywood, CA)
NEW YORK - JANUARY 23: Names and foot imprints of Heath Ledgers and Michelle WIlliams's baby Matilda, and of family dog Hugo are seen in front of the house where Heath Ledger and Michelle Williams lived together on January 23, 2008 in the Brooklyn borough, New York City. Ledger, died January 22, 2008 at the age of 28. (Photoby Brad Barket/Getty Images)
NEW YORK - OCTOBER 27: (L-R) Matilda Ledger and Michelle Williams are seen on October 27, 2009 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. (Photo by Christopher Peterson/BuzzFoto/FilmMagic)
BROOKLYN - MAY 23: (L-R) Michelle Williams and Matilda Ledger sighting on May 23, 2009 in Brooklyn, New York. (Photo by Christopher Peterson/BuzzFoto/FilmMagic)
NEW YORK - OCTOBER 27: (L-R) Matilda Ledger and Michelle Williams are seen on October 27, 2009 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. (Photo by Christopher Peterson/BuzzFoto/FilmMagic)
SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - JANUARY 22: Actor Heath Ledger and Michelle Williams attend the Australian Premier of Brokeback mountain at the Cinema Paris on the 13 January 2006 in Sydney, Australia. The Australian actor was found dead on his hotel floor in New York on January 22, 2008. (Photo by Mike Flokis/Getty Images)
Michelle Williams, nominee Best Female Lead for Land of Plenty, and Heath Ledger (Photo by Ron Galella, Ltd./WireImage)
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