19/01/2012 05:40 GMT | Updated 22/05/2015 06:12 BST

Michelle Williams Bares All For GQ Magazine (Emotionally, And Physically)

It seems like we can't go a day without being faced with some form of celebrity in their underwear at the moment: Monday belonged to Kelly Brook, Tuesday, Rihanna and now Wednesday is the turn of Marilyn Monroe in My Week with Marilyn. (And for which she just won a Best Actress Golden Globe, FYI.)

The 31-year-old talks playing Marilyn, being viewed as 'sexy', and her relationship with the late Heath Ledger in the accompanying interview.

The cover line says it all: "Who knew Michelle Williams had this body?" Who indeed.

Michelle Williams GQ magazine shoot inside photo Michelle shows off her smalls inside the February issue of GQ magazine USA. Photo: Michael Thomson/GQ

Cue body envy from the MyDaily desk. Body envy, and the sudden relief that we were sent cans of soup for lunch today. (True story.)

She's come a long way since Dawson's Creek: look back at Michelle Williams' style evolution over the years:

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