Michelle Williams

Michelle Williams

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.

YearTitleCharacterRelease Date
2018Annette2018-11-10
2018VenomAnne Weying2018-10-05
2018I Feel PrettyAvery LeClaire2018-04-20
2017All the Money in the WorldGail Harris2017-12-25
2017The Greatest ShowmanCharity Barnum2017-12-20
2017WonderstruckElaine Wilson2017-10-20
2016Project X2016-11-18
2016Manchester by the SeaRandi Chandler2016-11-18
2016Certain WomenGina Lewis2016-10-14
2014Suite FrançaiseLucille Angellier2014-11-05
2013Letters to Jackie: Remembering President KennedyNarrator (voice)2013-06-19
2013Oz: The Great and PowerfulAnnie / Glinda2013-03-08
2012Ben Lee: Catch My DiseaseHerself2012-11-06
2012Take This WaltzMargot2012-05-25
2011My Week with MarilynMarilyn Monroe2011-11-23
2010Blue ValentineCindy Heller-Pereira2010-12-29
2010Meek's CutoffEmily Tetherow2010-10-08
2010Shutter IslandDolores Chanal2010-02-18
2009MammothEllen Vidales2009-01-23
2009GreedWoman #22009-01-01
2008Synecdoche, New YorkClaire Keen2008-10-24
2008Wendy and LucyWendy2008-05-22
2008DeceptionS2008-04-25
2008IncendiaryYoung Mother2008-01-20
2007I'm Not There.Coco Rivington2007-12-07
2007The Hottest StateSamantha2007-06-27
2007Beyoncé: B'Day Anthology Video AlbumMichelle Williams2007-04-01
2007The Hawk Is DyingBetty2007-03-30
2005Brokeback MountainAlma Beers Del Mar2005-09-03
2005The BaxterCecil Mills2005-04-24
2004Imaginary HeroesPenny Travis2004-12-17
2004Land of PlentyLana2004-09-10
2004A Hole in OneAnna Watson2004-05-02
2003Prozac NationRuby2003-08-22
2003The Station AgentEmily2003-01-26
2003The United States of LelandJulie Pollard2003-01-18
2001Me Without YouHolly2001-11-01
2001PerfumeHalley2001-04-08
2000If These Walls Could Talk 2Linda2000-03-05
1999But I'm a CheerleaderKimberly1999-09-12
1999DickArlene Lorenzo1999-08-04
1998Halloween: H20Molly Cartwell1998-08-05
1997A Thousand AcresPammy1997-09-17
1997Killing Mr. GriffinMaya1997-04-07
1996My Son Is InnocentDonna1996-05-06
1995SpeciesYoung Sil1995-07-07
1995TimemasterAnnie1995-01-01
1994LassieApril Porter1994-07-22
1970All the Old KnivesCelia Harrison
1970JanisJanis Joplin
1970Rio