Ana de Armas and the Blonde Actresses Who Played Marilyn Monroe in Movies and TV – The Hollywood Reporter

Marilyn Monroe is arguably one of the most iconic actresses of her generation. While she has captured fans’ attention with her work and her beauty, the struggles in her personal life remain a common topic when discussing her legacy.

His life story has been told fictionally in several forms of media over the years. From her troubled childhood until her shocking death in 1962 at the age of 36, audiences got to see Monroe’s life unfold from the interpretations of various actors and directors.

Several actresses have portrayed Monroe, born as Norma Jeane Baker, over the years. Catherine Hicks took on the lead role in the 1980 TV movie Marilyn: The Untold Story, while Ana de Armas is set to share her take on Monroe in Andrew Dominik’s 2022 film Blondbased on the biographical novel of the same name by Joyce Carol Oates.

Other stars who have taken on the role of Monroe include Michelle Williams in the critically acclaimed film My week with Marilyn, Susan Griffiths in Marilyn and me and Ashely Judd in Norma Jeane and Marilyn.

Take a look at some of Monroe’s most memorable portrayals in film and TV below.

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