Five years after the death of her ex-fiancee Heath Ledger, see how the actress and mom has transformed onscreen and off
Michelle as Marilyn
The slender actress had to gain weight and learn Marilyn Monroe's signature sultry walk for the part, but ultimately, Williams said transforming herself into the iconic actress "felt like being reborn. It felt like breaking my body and remaking it in her image, learning how she walked and talked and held her head."
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