Biography

Michelle Ingrid Williams (born September 9, 1980) is an American actress. She began her career with television guest appearances, and made her feature film debut in Lassie (1994), which earned her a Youth in Film nomination. She gained wider recognition for her role as Jen Lindley on the The WB series Dawson's Creek from 1998 to 2003.

Williams received critical acclaim for her role as the wife of Ennis Del Mar in Brokeback Mountain (2005), for which she won a Broadcast Film Critics Association Award and was nominated for the SAG Award, BAFTA Award, Golden Globe, and Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress. She followed this with films such as Martin Scorsese's Shutter Island (2010). Her work in Blue Valentine (2010) garnered her nominations for the Golden Globe Award and the Academy Award for Best Actress. She won a Golden Globe and an Independent Spirit Award for her portrayal of Marilyn Monroe in My Week with Marilyn (2011), which also garnered her BAFTA, SAG, and Academy Award nominations. In 2016, she received wide acclaim for her performance in the drama Manchester by the Sea, earning her nominations from the BAFTA, SAG, and Academy Award ceremonies.

On Broadway, Williams appeared in a revival of the musical Cabaret in 2014 and a revival of the play Blackbird in 2016. She received a Tony Award for Best Actress in a Play nomination for the latter.

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Michelle Ingrid Williams (born September 9, 1980) is an American actress. She began her career with television guest appearances, and made her feature film debut in Lassie (1994), which earned her a Youth in Film nomination. She gained wider recognition for her role as Jen Lindley on the The WB series Dawson's Creek from 1998 to 2003.

Williams received critical acclaim for her role as the wife of Ennis Del Mar in Brokeback Mountain (2005), for which she won a Broadcast Film Critics Association Award and was nominated for the SAG Award, BAFTA Award, Golden Globe, and Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress. She followed this with films such as Martin Scorsese's Shutter Island (2010). Her work in Blue Valentine (2010) garnered her nominations for the Golden Globe Award and the Academy Award for Best Actress. She won a Golden Globe and an Independent Spirit Award for her portrayal of Marilyn Monroe in My Week with Marilyn (2011), which also garnered her BAFTA, SAG, and Academy Award nominations. In 2016, she received wide acclaim for her performance in the drama Manchester by the Sea, earning her nominations from the BAFTA, SAG, and Academy Award ceremonies.

On Broadway, Williams appeared in a revival of the musical Cabaret in 2014 and a revival of the play Blackbird in 2016. She received a Tony Award for Best Actress in a Play nomination for the latter.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Female

Known Credits 60

Birthday 1980-09-09

Place of Birth Kalispell, Montana, USA

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Also Known As

  • White Michelle Williams

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2019 All the Old Knives as Celia
2018 Annette
2018 Venom
2018 I Feel Pretty as Avery LeClaire
2017 All the Money in the World as Gail Harris
2017 The Greatest Showman as Charity Barnum
2017 Wonderstruck as Elaine
2016 Project X
2016 Manchester by the Sea as Randi Chandler
2016 Certain Women as Gina Lewis
2014 Suite Française as Lucille Angellier
2013 Letters to Jackie: Remembering President Kennedy as Narrator (voice)
2013 Oz: The Great and Powerful as Annie / Glinda
2012 Ben Lee: Catch My Disease as Herself
2011 Take This Waltz as Margot
2011 My Week with Marilyn as Marilyn Monroe
2010 Blue Valentine as Cindy Heller-Pereira
2010 Meek's Cutoff as Emily Tetherow
2010 Shutter Island as Dolores Chanal
2009 Cougar Town(1 episode) as Laurie's Foster Sister
2009 Mammoth as Ellen Vidales
2009 GREED
2008 Synecdoche, New York as Claire Keen
2008 Wendy and Lucy as Wendy
2008 Deception as S
2008 Incendiary as Young Mother
2007 I'm Not There. as Coco Rivington
2007 Beyoncé: B'Day Anthology Video Album as Michelle Williams
2007 The Hawk Is Dying as Betty
2006 The Hottest State as Samantha
2005 Brokeback Mountain as Alma Beers del Mar
2005 The Baxter as Cecil Mills
2004 Imaginary Heroes as Penny Travis
2004 Land of Plenty as Lana
2004 A Hole in One as Anna Watson
2003 Jimmy Kimmel Live!(1 episode)
2003 The Station Agent as Emily
2003 The United States of Leland as Julie Pollard
2001 Me Without You as Holly
2001 Prozac Nation as Ruby
2001 Perfume as Halley
2000 If These Walls Could Talk 2 as Linda
1999 But I'm a Cheerleader as Kimberly
1999 Dick as Arlene Lorenzo
1998 Halloween: H20 as Molly Cartwell
1998 Dawson's Creek(129 episodes) as Jen Lindley
1997 A Thousand Acres as Pammy
1997 The View(2 episodes)
1997 Killing Mr. Griffin as Maya
1996 My Son Is Innocent as Donna
1995 Species as Young Sil
1995 Timemaster as Annie
1994 Lassie as April Porter
1992 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno(2 episodes)
1991 Step by Step(1 episode)
1991 Home Improvement(1 episode)
1989 Baywatch(1 episode)
1983 Live with Regis and Kathie Lee(1 episode)
1974 Horizon(1 episode)
1953 The Academy Awards(1 episode)

Production

2010 Blue ValentineExecutive Producer

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