Michelle Williams is an Oscar-nominated American actress who first shot into limelight as a bad girl Jen Lindley in Dawson’s Creek and Dick in the 90s. She got her breakthrough from the romantic drama film Brokeback Mountain as the role of Alma Beers Del Mar in 2005. Moreover, she collected her first Oscar nomination as Best Actress in a supporting role. However, Michelle is now a polished Hollywood actress after surfacing in the Hollywood industry for over two decades. She is the finalist of Big Brother season 20, 2018.
Michelle Williams is an American actress born on 9th September 1980. She originally hails from Kalispell, Montana, U.S. Her birth sign is Virgo. Her parents are Larry R. Williams, as father and Carla Ingrid Swenson as a mother. She has a younger sister, Paige and also other three siblings from her father’s first marriage.
Michelle Williams attended Santa Fe Christian School in San Diego. Later, after completing her 9th grade back in the year 1995, she left the school and started taking classes in-home tutoring. She belongs to White ethnicity family.
|Real Name||Michelle Ingrid Williams|
|Birthdate||9th September 1980|
|Birthplace||Kalispell, Montana, U.S|
|Parents||Larry R. Williams and Carla Ingrid Swenson|
|Children||Matilda Rose Ledger|
|Net Worth||$16 million|
Net Worth, Salary, and Income
Michelle Williams started surfacing in TV screens in the early 90s. She appeared as guest roles on Step by Step, Baywatch, and Home Improvement. Her debut feature movie released in 1994- Lassie. Later, she portrayed the character of Jen Lindley on Dawson’s Creek. Moreover, she performed in 188 episodes of the show from the year 1998 to 2003.
Likewise, she also gathered Oscar nominations for her acting in My Week with Marilyn, Blue Valentine, and Manchester by the Sea. Williams’ rendering Marilyn Monroe, a Hollywood icon, in My Week with Marilyn in 2011 also made her receive a Golden Globe Award for Best Actress.
The versatile actress also achieved a Tony Award nomination for her role in the drama Blackbird back in the year 2016. As of now, Michelle’s net worth is estimated at $16 million. However, the salary and income are yet to disclose.
Married to Husband, Phillip Elvrum
Michelle was in a love-relationship with Heath Ledger, an actor/director from Australia between 2004 and 2007. They met on Brokeback Mountain film set. William and Ledger lived together as a couple in New York. Eventually, on 28th October 2005, the duo welcomed a daughter, Matilda Rose Ledger together. However, she ended this relation after three years of togetherness with Ledger in 2007. In January 2008, Heath Ledger passed away due to combined drug intoxication.
After that, she had a dating affair with movie director, Spike Jonze in July 2008. However, the pair only lasted over a year and parted ways in September 2009. The actress was also connected with Jason Segal for a year and broke up in 2013. Moreover, she dated Cary Joji Fukunaga, and Dustin Yellin after that.
However, as of now, Michelle is married to Phillip Elvrum, an American songwriter, producer, and visual artist. She tied a knot to her husband on 26th July 2018 secretly in the Adirondacks. The ceremony witnesses were only a handful of friends and their two daughters. Phillip Elvrum was also previously married to Canadian musician and artist, Genevieve Castree in 2003. Unfortunately, Castree died in July 2016, and they had a daughter.
Family, Parents, and Siblings
Michelle Williams father, Larry R. Williams, is a commodity trader as well as an author. Her mother, Carla Ingrid Swenson, is a housewife. However, her parents emancipated when she was 15 years old.
Actors Busy Philipps and Jake Gyllenhaal are the godparents of Matilda, Michelle’s daughter. She used to live with her younger sister, Paige and also has three siblings from her father’s first marriage. However, nothing more is revealed regarding her sibling and parents information.
Body Measurement: Height, Weight, Size
Michelle Williams stands at an average height of 5 feet 4 inches and weighs about 54 kg. She has ageless looks, and her body measurements are 33-24-24 inches. Moreover, she wears a 32B bra size.