Michelle Williams pays homage to Marilyn Monroe all in white at Tokyo premiere

Having taken a quick breather for awards season, Michelle Williams is back on the My Week With Marilyn campaign trail. Last night's stop? Tokyo.

And while we're always in awe at Michelle's effortless elegance (which we can't ever seem to achieve no matter how hard we try) her latest look has us wondering if she was paying tribute to her on-screen counterpart...

Michelle Williams at the My Week with Marilyn Tokyo premiereOde to Monroe: Michelle Williams in Alexander McQueen at the Tokyo premiere last night. Photo:Getty

Michelle greeted her Japanese fans wearing a beautiful white Alexander McQueen dress, which she teamed with nothing but her blonde crop and a slick of raspberry lipstick.

And who's more famous for wearing a simple white dress than Marilyn Monroe?

Marilyn Monroe in the Seven Year ItchSnapshot: That iconic Marilyn Monroe moment from The Seven Year Itch, 1955. Photo:Rex Features

All Michelle needed was a subway grate to stand over...

She's come a long way from the Creek - see Michelle Williams' style evolution here:

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