Williams confirmed this news in her in-depth interview with Vogue for the October issue. The actress confesses, “I thought falling in love again was the only thing that was going to save me from the pain. This erroneous idea: It just makes things more complicated.”
The twosome worked together on the 2007 film, Synecdoche, New York and Jonze is the first boyfriend Michelle has had since Heath Ledger‘s death. Reasons cited by the actress for the split are “timing” and the challenges she faces as a single mother.
She adds, “I obviously don’t know how to do it.”
Gallery Info: Michelle Williams and her director boyfriend Spike Jonze go for a stroll in New York City.