Famous American actress, Michelle Ingrid Williams is very well known for working in the movies and TV series. Her first movie was Lassie which was released in the year 1994. She is living in Brooklyn in New York. She is the daughter of a political leader, and she has also received a nomination for Oscar in the year 2005. She has also received a nomination for being the best actress in a play. If you are interested to know about the life and net worth of Michelle Williams in 2018, then you can decide to read this article ahead.
Early life & Biography
She was born on 9th September in the year 1980 in Kalispell in Montana, United States. She is the daughter of Larry R. Williams and Carla Ingrid. Her mother is a homemaker while her father is a commodities trader and an author. She used to live with her four siblings, and she had a strong bond with her father. Her father used to teach her fishing and shooting.
His father was the person who made her to develop the habit of reading books. When she was 9, she moved to San Diego with her family in California. She began acting at an early age, and she used to give auditions regularly, and her parents took her to Los Angeles for auditions from their house in San Diego. Her first TV role was in the year 1993 infamous TV series Baywatch. Next year, she got the movie, Lassie and showed her talent to the world.
She gets huge media attention, but she has kept her private life hidden, but it is known that she was in a relationship with the famous actor, Heath Ledge for a time of three years and she also had a daughter with him. In the year 2018, she finally got married to a musician, Phil Elverum and living happily with him.
Career, Awards & Nominations
She completed her ninth standard from Santa Fe Christian School in the year 1995, but she didn’t like to go to school, and that’s why continued studying with a home tutor. She focused on her acting passion instead of studying, and she doesn’t regret not getting a proper education. She went to Los Angeles at the age of 15 and her time was quite struggling in the beginning because she met disgusting people there. She used to do minor roles in the TV shows at first, but she was unhappy with those roles. She had learned to trade from her father and won the third position in a Future trading contest which was also won by her father.
In the year 1998, she started working in a teen drama TV series titled Dawson Creek with which she gained huge recognition. She has also worked in the movie, Me Without you in the year 2001 and she moved to New York in the year 2003. In the year 2004, she did the movie, Land of Plenty and she was able to gain a lot more recognition in the year 2005.
Net Worth & Earnings
The net worth of Michelle Williams is around $13 million which she has earned by working as an actress. She has done her debut in the year 1994 with the movie Lassie and has played many other roles with made her famous in the entertainment world and she has also been nominated to Oscar for working as a supporting actress.
Michelle Williams who had an acting passion from an early age has been able to win lots of hearts and awards in her career. She has not stopped working for movies and series yet, and she is going to do more miraculous roles in future.