Click to Skip Ad
Closing in...
Celebrating 17 Years of Film.Biz.Fans.

Michelle Williams

  • The Playlist
    9 comments
    tweet
    6

    2011's Potential Oscar Nominees For Acting, Directing & Writing Get Together To Talk At THR's Awards Roundtable

    One of the necessities for any Oscar candidate is to do a lot of smiling, gladhanding interviews where they answer the same questions over and over again. An antidote to this madness is the annual Hollywood Reporter Roundtable Interviews. They’re awesome. You take six leading Oscar potentials ...

    Read More »
  • Women and Hollywood
    12 comments
    tweet
    22

    Where are the Women at the Indie Spirit Nominations?

    I just got back from a meeting and broke open the list of indie spirit nominees for 2012 and I am utterly dispirited at the lack of female voices throughout the categories. 

    Read More »
  • Women and Hollywood
    2 comments
    tweet
    1

    My Week With Marilyn

    The sad reality that I admitting to here is that I really don't know much about Marilyn Monroe. Here's what I knew before I saw the film.  She died of a drug overdose realtively young.  She sang happy birthday to JFK in the 60s and supposedly had an affair with him.  She seeme...

    Read More »
  • Press Play
    1 comment
    tweet
    5

    LISA ROSMAN: MY WEEK WITH MARILYN pleases while it lasts

    These days, you can scarcely hit a Cineplex without tripping over at least one biopic, a phenomenon I chalk up to the same one that makes reality TV so proliferate: people tend to thrill over the idea that anything really happened, like, ever. But as thrilling as some human lives may be conceptuall...

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    1 comment
    tweet
    3

    Michelle Williams To Receive Palm Springs Acting Award

    In addition to previously announced honorees Glenn Close and George Clooney, Michelle Williams will receive an acting achievement award at this year's Palm Springs International Film Festival.

    Read More »
  • Caryn James
    2 comments
    tweet
    9

    A "Marilyn" Smarter Than It Seems

    My Week With Marilyn seems like a terrible idea: one more take on the poor-little Marilyn story, this time with fabulous lookalike Michelle Williams. But this sharp little film is much more than that. The story of one week in 1956, when Monroe and Laurence Olivier were making The Prince and The...

    Read More »
  • Leonard Maltin
    5 comments
    tweet
    2

    My Week With Marilyn—movie review

    This film has a different flavor from the usual biopic—and it’s delicious, at least for any diehard movie buff. Imagine stepping into a time machine, traveling back to 1956, and getting to eavesdrop on Marilyn Monroe and Laurence Olivier during the famously troubled production of 'Th...

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    32 comments
    tweet
    51

    Oscar Watch: Which Indie Outsiders Have a Shot at Best Actress?

    Last night I watched Ellen Barkin act her heart out in Sam Levinson's Sundance screenplay-winner "Another Happy Day" (Phase 4, November 18), which is saddled with an unfortunate generic title. At 57, Barkin has been around the block a few times, and while the movie opens with her two y...

    Read More »
  • Women and Hollywood
    1 comment
    tweet
    0

    The Hollywood Reporter's Actress Roundtable

    Here is a look at some of the women we will be talking about for the next several months. 

    Read More »
  • The Playlist
    1 comment
    tweet
    0

    Michelle Williams Sings On 'My Week With Marilyn' Soundtrack; Also Dean Martin, Nat King Cole & More

    Not only has Michelle Williams put on the platinum blonde hair to play to the legendary (and curvaceous) Marilyn Monroe, she's trying out her singing voice as well in the upcoming "My Week With Marilyn." As you already know, the movie centers around the actress' trying time on the set of Laurence Ol...

    Read More »

Recent Posts


  • What Gotham Award Noms Tell Us About ...Thompson on Hollywood
  • Casting News Round-up: Michael Kenneth ...Shadow and Act
  • New 'Interstellar' Clues Revealed ( ...Thompson on Hollywood