The “Forgetting Sarah Marshall” stud and the “My Week with Marilyn” babe are said to be enjoying the beginnings of a romantic relationship and were spotted out in New York City together this past week.
Coinciding with the film's Stateside DVD release, Michelle Williams hit the red carpet once more for the Tokyo premiere of "My Week With Marilyn" on Tuesday (March 13).
The 31-year-old, who was nominated for a Best Actress Oscar for her role in the movie, charmed the audience members packing the Roppongi Hills venue while hoping to boost ticket sales ahead of the biopic's March 24th Japan release date.
Tonight, Michelle - who wore a red Louis Vuitton gown with Fred Leighton jewels and a pink crocodile clutch - will compete against Glenn Close, Viola Davis, Rooney Mara, and Meryl Streep for the Best Actress in a Leading Role Oscar. Her “My Week with Marilyn” costar Kenneth Branagh is up for Best Supporting Actor.
It's the most highly-anticipated event of the awards show season, and the red carpet at the Kodak Theatre will soon be overflowing with the top names in show business.
With the final preparations being tended to, the 84th Annual Academy Awards will kick off on ABC with red carpet coverage beginning at 7 PM ET while the ceremony officially gets underway at 8:25 PM ET on Sunday (February 26).
With another tribute to the best in cinema set to get underway, the stars will be gathering together for the 2012 Film Independent Spirit Awards in Santa Monica, California on Saturday afternoon (February 25).