Moving on: Michelle Williams, pictured at Cannes in May, is reportedly dating Spike Jonze after working with him on the upcoming film Synecdoche, New York Williams was devastated in January when her former fiancé Ledger died following an accidental drug overdose.Since the actor's death, Williams has been struggling to stay strong for the sake of their two-year-old daughter Matilda.The romantic idea of meeting your person and having a storybook family life that looks like the model you grew up with -- that doesn't really exist for me." Of course, Matilda remains her number one priority."[We're] stuck -- in a good place," she says of their current life. She's in such a good place that I don't worry about the stability of our unit when I have to go back to work." "In all honesty, for pretty much everything else, I feel like I'm a believer in not fighting circumstances, accepting where you are and where you've been."It's a little bit difficult to contend with a feeling of failure for not living up to a standard of normal," she shares."Sometimes it can feel alienating; at school functions, there's only two of us single mothers.Everyone else has a partner, so we buddy up." "It's hard to romanticize romance when you're 36," she explains."When you've been a parent for 11 years and you've done it alone, you don't have romantic ideals, because you have a practical understanding that you can do it by yourself.
She's much prettier than me.'But last year, the pair finally worked together on Synecdoche, New York in summer 2007 and struck up a friendship.
But now it appears she finally has something to smile about again, thanks to a burgeoning romance with Jonze.
American magazine Star reports Williams was seen kissing Jonze outside his Lower East Side Manhattan apartment on July 2nd.
Seven months after the sudden death of her ex-fiancé Heath Ledger, Michelle Williams appears to have found happiness again. Williams and Jonze, 38, have been spotted together several times near the film-maker's £1.5million New York apartment in recent weeks.
magazine reports the former Dawson's Creek actress, 27, has started dating film director Spike Jonze, ex-husband of Lost In Translation director Sofia Coppola.