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Mattel pulls “scary” Heath Ledger figure from shelves

May 13th, 2008

Heath Ledger toy

via LiveNews

Mattel, the American producer of the action figures for the new Batman movie, has pulled the late Heath Ledger’s original “Joker” figurine from production, claiming the toy was too scary.

The move has left collectors scrambling to buy the limited edition original before supplies run out.

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So Mattel didn’t realise the bad scary villain in the movie was actually scary.
I think it looks a little like Lewis Black.

 
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