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A small-town girl born and raised in rural Kalispell, Montana, Michelle Ingrid Williams is the daughter of Carla Ingrid (Swenson), a homemaker, and Larry Richard Williams, a commodity trader and author. Her ancestry is Norwegian, as well as German, British Isles, and other Scandinavian. She was first known as bad girl Jen Lindley in the television... See full bio »

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Nominated for 4 Oscars. Another 39 wins & 131 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Blue Valentine
(2010)
My Week with Marilyn
My Week with Marilyn Marilyn Monroe
(2011)
Manchester by the Sea
Manchester by the Sea Randi Chandler
(2016)
Brokeback Mountain
(2005)

Filmography

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 2018 Rio (pre-production)
 2018 Venom (filming)
Anne Weying
 2018 I Feel Pretty (post-production)
Avery LeClaire
  All the Old Knives (pre-production)
Celia Harrison
  Janis (pre-production)
Janis Joplin
 2017 The Greatest Showman
Charity Barnum
 2017 All the Money in the World
Gail Harris
 2017 Wonderstruck
Elaine
 2016 Certain Women
Gina
 2016 Manchester by the Sea
Randi Chandler
 2014 Suite Française
Lucile Angellier
 2013 Oz the Great and Powerful
Annie / Glinda
 2013 Cougar Town (TV Series)
Laurie's Foster Sister
- Blue Sunday (2013) ... Laurie's Foster Sister (uncredited)
 2011 My Week with Marilyn
Marilyn Monroe
 2011 Take This Waltz
Margot
 2010 Meek's Cutoff
Emily Tetherow
 2010 Shutter Island
Dolores
 2010 Blue Valentine
Cindy
 2009 Mammoth
Ellen Vidales
 2008 Synecdoche, New York
Claire Keen
 2008 Wendy and Lucy
Wendy
 2008/I Deception
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 2008 Incendiary
Young Mother
 2007 I'm Not There.
Coco Rivington
 2006 The Hottest State
Samantha
 2006 The Hawk Is Dying
Betty
 2005 Brokeback Mountain
Alma
 2005 The Baxter
Cecil Mills
 2004 Imaginary Heroes
Penny Travis
 2004 Land of Plenty
Lana
 2004 A Hole in One
Anna Watson
 1998-2003 Dawson's Creek (TV Series)
Jen Lindley
- All Good Things... (2003) ... Jen Lindley
- ...Must Come to an End (2003) ... Jen Lindley
- Joey Potter and Capeside Redemption (2003) ... Jen Lindley
- Goodbye, Yellow Brick Road (2003) ... Jen Lindley
- Catch-22 (2003) ... Jen Lindley
 2003 The Station Agent
Emily
 2003 The United States of Leland
Julie Pollard
 2001 Prozac Nation
Ruby
 2001 Me Without You
Holly
 2001 Perfume
Halley
 2000 If These Walls Could Talk 2 (TV Movie)
Linda (segment "1972")
 1999 But I'm a Cheerleader
Kimberly
 1999 Dick
Arlene Lorenzo
 1997 A Thousand Acres
Pammy
 1997 Killing Mr. Griffin (TV Movie)
Maya
 1996 My Son Is Innocent (TV Movie)
Donna
 1995 Raising Caines (TV Series)
Trish Caines
 1995 Timemaster
Annie
 1995 Species
Young Sil
 1995 Home Improvement (TV Series)
Jessica Lutz
- Wilson's Girlfriend (1995) ... Jessica Lutz
 1994 Step by Step (TV Series)
J.J.
- Something Wild (1994) ... J.J.
 1994 Lassie
April Porter
 1993-1994 Baywatch (TV Series)
Hobie's Groupie / Bridget Bowers
- Second Time Around (1994) ... Hobie's Groupie (uncredited)
- Race Against Time: Part 1 (1993) ... Bridget Bowers
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Other Works:

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Publicity Listings:

12 Interviews | 21 Articles | 16 Pictorials | 113 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Height:

5' 4" (1.63 m)
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Personal Quote:

[on beauty and the experience of playing Marilyn Monroe in My Week with Marilyn (2011)] The expectation to be beautiful always makes me feel ugly because I feel like I can't live up to it. But I do remember one moment of being all suited up as Marilyn and walking from my dressing room onto the soundstage practicing my wiggle. There were three or four men gathered around a truck, and I remember ... See more »

Trivia:

Her ex-fiancé and father of her daughter Matilda, Heath Ledger, died on January 22, 2008. See more »

Trademark:

Pixie haircut See more »

Star Sign:

Virgo

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