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2017
SUNDAY, JUNE 11, 2017
Live at Radio City Musical Hall

Michelle Williams — Nominee for Best Leading Actress in a Play

Show:
Blackbird

Role:
Una, a 27-year-old woman

Bio Brief:
After spending her teenage years on TV’s Dawson’s Creek, Williams transitioned smoothly to Hollywood superstardom, receiving Oscar nods for Brokeback Mounain, Blue Valentine and My Week With Marilyn. She made her off-Broadway debut in Tracy Letts' Killer Joe and her Broadway debut as Sally Bowles in the 2014 revival of Cabaret.

Other Awards For This Role: 
—Broadway.com Audience Choice Award nomination for Favorite Leading Actress in a Play
—Drama League Award for Distinguished Performance nomination
—Outer Critics Circle Award nomination for Outstanding Actress in a Play

Tony History:
This is Williams' first Tony Award nomination.

Other Nominees for Best Leading Actress in a Play