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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 36 wins & 71 nominations. See more awards »

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 2013 Cougar Town (TV Series)
Laurie's Foster Sister
- Blue Sunday (2013) ... Laurie's Foster Sister (uncredited)
 2008/I Deception
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 2001 Perfume
Halley
 2000 If These Walls Could Talk 2 (TV Movie)
Linda (segment "1972")
 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 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 Baywatch (TV Series)
Bridget Bowers
- Race Against Time: Part 1 (1993) ... Bridget Bowers
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Other Works:

Played Varya in Chekhov's "The Cherry Orchard" at The Williamstown Theatre Festival. See more »

Publicity Listings:

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

Height:

5' 4" (1.63 m)
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[on how roles come to her] It's a funny thing: do you get the roles you're meant for, is there a fate in them? I don't know. It's a bigger question of how the world works, which I don't know about yet. I wish I did. ... I'm a person who needs a lot of time. I make these movies but I've had a tremendous amount of time to prepare for them and a tremendous amount of time between projects to ... See more »

Trivia:

The godparents of her daughter Matilda are Jake Gyllenhaal and Busy Philipps (her Dawson's Creek (1998) co-star). See more »

Trademark:

Short blonde hair

Star Sign:

Virgo

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