Marilyn Monroe

Fashion magazine’s Marilyn Monroe photo spread prompts outrage

CR Fashion Book China has sparked outrage for including digitally reimagined images of Marilyn Monroe on the cover of its upcoming magazine issue.For CR China’s fourth issue, the publication crafted a photoshoot starring a digitized, modernized version of Monroe in order to showcase what the late fashion icon might have looked if her cultural influence and popularity had occurred today.The magazine’s issue, which is already available on international newsstands, will consist of eight different covers that were digitally curated by CR’s Founder and Creative Director, Carine Roitfeld.In a piece written by CR Fashion Book’s Vienna Vernose, Roitfeld discussed Monroe’s...
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Adrien Brody predicts ‘there’ll be some controversy’ with Netflix’s Marilyn Monroe biopic

Adrien Brody has predicted that his forthcoming film Blonde will create “some controversy” over its retelling of Marilyn Monroe’s life and death. In a new video interview on Wednesday (22 June), Brody reflected on his career highlights, including becoming the youngest person to win the Best Actor Academy award for his performance in 2002’s The Pianist. Speaking to Deadline’s Pete Hammond, Brody recalled being “in awe” of his fellow nominees, including Jack Nicholson and Daniel Day Lewis, at the ceremony that year. “I’d been working very hard but I was really a nobody and I hadn’t won for any...
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Marilyn Monroe wears Balenciaga and Fendi in these NFTs

Marilyn Monroe is still gracing magazine covers nearly 60 years after her passing thanks to digital rendering. The fourth issue of CR Fashion Book China features the late star styled in runway pieces from Miu Miu and Balenciaga, as well as in digital garments from Tribute Brand. Each of the eight looks will also drop as NFTs.

17 actresses who've played Marilyn Monroe

Despite us being only months away from the 60th anniversary of her death, Marilyn Monroe seems as relevant now as she was in Hollywood's heyday. But beyond the recent drama of Kim K wearing Monroe's iconic nude gown from her "Happy Birthday, Mr. President" serenade to the 2022 Met Gala, the latest bombshell is the trailer drop for the upcoming film Blonde. Netflix's new (semi) biopic — based on the novel by Joyce Carol Oates — stars none other than Ana de Armas, who though a natural brunette, is a near-spitting image of the starlet in a classic platinum updo.

Get your first look at Ana de Armas as Marilyn Monroe in the new drama 'Blonde'

Netflix has just released its first official trailer for its latest original movie, Blonde. The film is a biopic of blonde bombshell Marilyn Monroe and features a stunning performance by Ana de Armas in the role of Monroe. With Armas being a relatively new actress and taking on such a huge role, the reactions to the trailer so far have been overwhelmingly positive. Some of the more notable reviews and reactions include assertions that Armas Monroe is a strikingly different and refreshing take on the iconic actress, and that the film is set to be a completely immersive and captivating experience. Soon enough, everyone will get to see for themselves just how amazing Ana de Armas is as Marilyn Monroe in Blonde!