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Michelle Williams

Birth Name: 
Michelle Ingrid Williams
Birthday: 
Tuesday, September 9, 1980
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Birth Place: 
Kalispell, Montana, USA
Height: 
5'4"

Michelle Williams was first known as bad girl Jen Lindley in the television series "Dawson's Creek" (1998). She appeared in the comedy Dick (1999) which was a parody of The Watergate Scandal along with Kirsten Dunst as well as Prozac Nation (2001) with Christina Ricci. Since then Michelle has worked her way into the world of independent films such as The Station Agent (2003), Imaginary Heroes (2004), and The Baxter (2005). But her real success happened in 2005 when she starred in Ang Lee's Brokeback Mountain (2005) as Alma Beers Del Mar. A woman who realizes her husband is in love with another man. Her talent shown in Brokeback Mountain (2005) landed her an Academy Award nomination for 'Best Supporting Actress'. In 2011, she received her first lead role Oscar nomination for Blue Valentine (2010). She followed this in 2012 with a lead role Oscar nomination for My Week with Marilyn (2011).

Awards and Nominations

2012 - Nominated - Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role (My Week with Marilyn)
2011 - Nominated - Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role (Blue Valentine)
2006 - Nominated - Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role (Brokeback Mountain)

News

Disney's "Oz The Great And Powerful" Begins Production

Walt Disney Pictures’ fantastical adventure “Oz The Great and Powerful,”  directed by Sam Raimi, went in front of the cameras at the brand-new Raleigh Studios in Pontiac, Michigan, on Monday, July 25, 2011, boasting a stellar cast that includes Academy Award® nominee James Franco (“127 Hours”) as... Read more
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Michelle Williams Offered Role of Good Witch in Disney's 'Oz'

Disney may have found the final piece of its triumvirate of witches for its Oz movie: Michelle Williams.... Read more
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View the 'Shutter Island' Super Bowl spot here

After a few delays, Martin Scorcese's 'Shutter Island' is finally seeing the light of day, opening February 19.  The delay, caused by what Paramount claimed was a "lack of proper funding" in the last quarter of 2009, is being treated with full pockets now as they put up the big bucks for what the... Read more
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Reviews

My Week with Marilyn (BLU-RAY)

Based on two books by Colin Clark and depicting the making of The Prince and the Showgirl, My Week with Marilyn is an utter delight to watch.... Read more
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Blue Valentine (BLU RAY)

Some believe in love at first sight and for Dean (played by Ryan Gosling) this is what happens when he sees Cindy (played by Michelle Williams) for the first time. While working at a moving company, Dean sees Cindy at a home for the elderly and from that point on he pursues her.... Read more
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Mammoth

Directed by Lukas Moodysson Mammoth is a story of one family centered in the life of several other characters within the film.... Read more
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Shutter Island

Leonardo DiCaprio plays a U.S. Marshal sent to investigate an incident that occurred on Shutter Island, a remote island home to Ashecliffe Hospital for the Criminally Insane.... Read more
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Dawson's Creek: The Complete Series

Dawson's Creek really helped make The WB what it is today.  Well, it's actually nothing today but it helped make The CW what it is today.  It showed that there was an audience for over-dramatic teens and that it didn't have to have a healthy dose of cheese or comedy like Saved By The Bell.  Dawso... Read more
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Videos

Oz The Great And Powerful: Costume And Make-Up FEATURETTE

Oz The Great And Powerful: Costume And Make-Up FEATURETTE

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Oz The Great And Powerful SUPER BOWL TRAILER

Oz The Great And Powerful SUPER BOWL TRAILER

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Oz The Great And Powerful: Game Spot SNEAK PEEK

Oz The Great And Powerful: Game Spot SNEAK PEEK

When small-time magician Oscar Diggs (James Franco) pulls one flimflam too many, he finds himself hurled into the fantastical Land of Oz where he must somehow transform himself into the great wizard—and just maybe into a better man as well. ... Read more
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Oz The Great And Powerful: Which Witch Is Which TRAILER

Oz The Great And Powerful: Which Witch Is Which TRAILER

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Oz The Great And Powerful: The Good The Bad The Wise The Wicked TRAILER

Oz The Great And Powerful: The Good The Bad The Wise The Wicked TRAILER

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