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A small-town girl born and raised in rural Kalispell, Montana, Michelle 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, English, Swedish, Swiss-German, Danish, Welsh, and Scottish. Williams was first known as bad girl Jen ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 3 Oscars. Another 26 wins & 91 nominations. See more awards »

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Shutter Island
Shutter Island Dolores
Dawson's Creek
Dawson's Creek Jen Lindley
Blue Valentine
My Week with Marilyn
My Week with Marilyn Marilyn Monroe


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 2018 Janis (announced)
Janis Joplin (rumored)
 2017 Wonderstruck (post-production)
 2013 Cougar Town (TV Series)
Laurie's Foster Sister
- Blue Sunday (2013) ... Laurie's Foster Sister (uncredited)
 2008/I Deception
 2001 Perfume
 2000 If These Walls Could Talk 2 (TV Movie)
Linda (segment "1972")
 1997 A Thousand Acres
 1997 Killing Mr. Griffin (TV Movie)
 1996 My Son Is Innocent (TV Movie)
 1995 Raising Caines (TV Series)
Trish Caines
 1995 Timemaster
 1995 Home Improvement (TV Series)
Jessica Lutz
- Wilson's Girlfriend (1995) ... Jessica Lutz
 1994 Step by Step (TV Series)
- 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:

(Summer 2002): Plays Melanie-Jane Beetles in "Smelling a Rat" play by Mike Leigh (Samuel Beckett Theater, New York City, New York, USA). See more »

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12 Interviews | 21 Articles | 16 Pictorials | 110 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »


5' 4" (1.63 m)

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[on why she is drawn to stories about romantic love/relationships] - Relationships have always seemed very mysterious, and therefore worth exploring. I'm single, so it's still kind of a mystery-a worthwhile mystery, one that I want to be on the scent of. I'm not lonely, and I think that has a lot to do with what's on my bedside table rather than what's in my bed. See more »


Katharine Hepburn is one of her favorite actresses. See more »


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