She’s already getting Oscar buzz for her impeccable performance as one of the most iconic actresses in her new film ‘My Week With Marilyn‘ and to keep Marilyn Monroe‘s spirit alive during filming Michelle Williams stayed in character even when the camera’s weren’t rolling.
“I tried to keep her voice, I tried to keep her walk, and I tried to keep as much close by as I could at all times,” Williams said.
It’s not unusual for actors to stay in character off set while filming a film, the late Heath Ledger who Williams shares a six-year-old daughter with stayed in character as the Joker when he filmed Christopher Nolan‘s ‘The Dark Knight‘ back in 2008. Meryl Streep is also well known for staying in character while the cameras are not rolling.
‘My Week With Marilyn’ is currently playing in theaters.
She’s made it clear she’s a die-hard Marilyn Monroe fan and now Lindsay Lohan will pay homage to the iconic star when she poses for Playboy.
It has been officially confirmed that the ‘Mean Girls‘ actress who served just under five hours in jail over the weekend will be featured in a pictorial and interview for the January/February 2012 issue of the men’s magazine.
“The pictorial is absolutely fantastic and very tasteful and will be accompanied by an interview that will let readers see another side of Lindsay,” her rep confirms.
Hugh Hefner also opened up to The Insider about Lindsay posing and paying tribute to Monroe saying that it’s a, “classic tribute inspired by the original Tom Kelly nude pictorial of Marilyn Monroe.”
Lindsay’s Playboy issue will go on sale in December. Will you be picking up the issue?
Actress Michelle Williams was spotted today (November 5) at LAX Airport in Los Angeles, CA.
The 31-year-old also recently opened up about why she has been sporting a short do for the last 5 years. “What [daughter] Matilda would love is for her mum to grow out the cropped hair,” the actress tells Elle UK “Though that’s unlikely to happen any time soon.”
Williams believes she’s grown into this cut. “I feel like myself with short hair,” she says. “And it’s been a really long time since I had long hair, five years.”
She also goes on and explains that it may also be a tribute to a very special ex, Heath Ledger. “I cut it for the one straight man who has ever liked short hair,” she says, “and I wear it in memorial of somebody who really loved it.”
Williams is also getting ready for the November 23rd release of her new movie ‘My Week with Marilyn’. In the movie, she portrays Marilyn Monroe during a brief period in the summer of 1956 when the actress was filming ‘The Prince and the Showgirl’.