(ANI): The toys, which depict late actor Heath Ledger's character
of joker action figure in the upcoming Batman sequel 'The Dark
Knight,' were sold out within minutes of them going on sale. Batman
fans lined up early to clear shelves having the 9.99 dollars toy,
which shows Ledger in his final completed role before his death in
January from an accidental drug overdose.
"There are none left in the warehouse. You will be waiting a
while if you want one," Contactmusic quoted an employee of Times
Square's Toys R Us store, as saying. Some devotees of the character
are believed to be buying up stock, and others are selling them on
auction site eBay for up to 55 dollars each.
be seen portraying the character alongside Christian Bale's Batman
in The Dark Knight which hits movie theatres worldwide this