Former DAWSON'S CREEK actress Michelle Williams will play the duped wife of Heath Ledger's gay cowboy in Ang Lee's new project BROKEBACK.

The STATION AGENT star joins Ledger and leading man Jake Gyllenhaal in the story, which charts the deep friendship between two cowboys.

Williams' character ALMA will be forced to deal with her husband's secret love after the feelings between Ledger and Gyllenhaal's characters can be concealed no longer.

Shooting on the Crouching Tiger, HIDDEN DRAGON director's new film will start in May (04).

08/03/2004 17:09