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Michelle Williams

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24 Jan, 2012

Oscar nomination

Williams is nominated for Best Actress at the 84th Academy Awards for portraying Marilyn Monroe in My Week with Marilyn.

I am so grateful to be acknowledged by the Academy for my work, which was made possible by the support of our director Simon Curtis and the camaraderie of a terrific ensemble of actors – a special congratulations to Kenneth Branagh – and the fearless Harvey Weinstein. This role has been the challenge and privilege of a lifetime. I would like to think that the recognition our film has received by the Academy is a testament to Marilyn’s legacy.

23 Nov, 2011

Michelle Williams interview

Seacrest interviews Williams during On Air With Ryan Seacrest about how she gained weight for her role in the film My Week with Marilyn. 

Believe me, if I could gain weight and get Marilyn Monroe’s body I would have done that a long time ago. Unfortunately, it doesn’t distribute that way for me. I added more of where I could, and I never looked at a scale. It was more of a feeling. “Do I feel like I’m filling out the clothes? Is this adding to my ‘wiggle?

25 Jan, 2011

Oscar nomination

Williams is nominated for Best Actress at the 83rd Academy Awards for portraying Cindy in Blue Valentine.

I am honored to receive this nomination. Making Blue Valentine was unlike any experience I’ve ever had before, or may ever have again.

17 Feb, 2010

Michelle Williams interview

Interview

Williams interviews Michelle Williams and questions her on life after Destiny’s Child and being in the Broadway production of Chicago.

It is going wonderful. It is a dream come true. I mean Broadway, I remember coming here over 10 years ago at the Time Square and seeing all of the lights for the Broadway shows and at the time I couldn’t even afford to go to one. Now I’m in one.

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