37-year-old Michelle Williams is an American actress. She started her television career in the early 1990s and made her feature film debut in 1994. She gained popularity following her appearance in the television series Dawson's Creek. In the television series, she had played the role of a bad girl named Jen Lindley. Michelle has won the Broadcast Film Critics Association Award and is one of the actors nominated for SAG Award, BAFTA Award, Golden Globe, and Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for the character of Alma in the film Brokeback Mountain.
The beautiful actress has an astonishing personal and professional life. Talking about her personal life, Michelle has a long history of affairs. She is currently in the relationship with Andrew Youmans. Now let's know more about the guys she had dated in the past.
The gorgeous blonde has dated many famous and handsome men in her life. The longest relationship she has been was with Heath Ledger. Williams dated the late Heath Ledger in 2004. She met the Australian actor, Heath in the sets Brokeback Mountain in which the two had co-starred. They were living together in Brooklyn, New York. Michelle and Heath have a daughter named Matilda Rose Ledger, who is now 13 years old.
Michelle Williams with her late partner Heath Ledger
source: Huffington Post Canada
The couple ended their three years long relationship just a few months before Heath's death. Ledger died due to combined drug intoxication (CDI) in January 2008. The death of Heath made Michelle inconsolable for a certain period. Her relationship with the Oscar-nominated actor and director was included in the Heath Ledger's documentary "I Am Heath Ledger".
Michelle Williams in the "I am Heath Ledger" Documentary (2017) pic.twitter.com/DrBhQNnMl3— Michelle Williams (@MichelleWFans) June 9, 2017
Prior to Heath, Williams was in a relationship with Jeremy Jackson, Donal Lardner Ward, Conor Oberst and Andy Herod. Conor and Andy are singers and songwriters. Both of them have written songs about their relationship with Michelle even though it was a short-term affair.
In July 2008, the Manchester by the Sea actress started dating the director and producer Spike Jonze. The two started seeing each other after they met on the sets of Synecdoche, New York which was produced by Spike. Williams and Spike separated in September 2009. She was also rumored to be dating How I Met Your Mother star, Jason Segel. In 2011, Williams dated Cary Fukunaga for few months.
Michelle Williams and Jason Segel with William's daughter
source: Daily Mail
After being romantically linked to the author Jonathan Safran Foer in 2015, Academy Award-nominated actress was noted to be single. In July 2017, a new name was added to the list. The latest addition was the financial consultant, Andrew Youmans. The news of two dating came forward after the pair was spotted strolling the streets Rome's Campo de’Fiori market.
Michelle and Andrew casually walking in Campo de’Fiori market
Their relationship created a huge buzz in the media.
In many of interviews after the death of Ledger, Michelle Williams has clearly stated that she isn't married. She said,
“I’ve not gotten married because I have not had a person to whom I would -- so I have not let my sense of conformity or duty override my instincts.”
But there are recent rumors of Michelle being engaged to Andrew Youmans. The four-time Oscar nominee was seen flaunting a large heart-shaped diamond ring on her ring finger on a romantic vacation with Andrew in the Bahamas. She was wearing the same sparkling ring during the 75th Golden Globe Awards as well.
Michelle flaunting her diamond ring on the red carpet of Golden Globe Awards
When asked about the stunning ring by People, Williams answered that it was just a beautiful jewelry. The couple seems to be very happy together but no official announcement of the engagement has been made. Michelle has been able to keep the details of her relationship with Andrew under the wraps.