Name: Marilyn Monroe
Birth Name: 
Norma Jeane Mortenson
Birth Date: 
June 1, 1926
Birth Place: 
Los Angeles, California
American actress, singer, and model
Relationship Status: 
Paased Away on August 5, 1962
Celebrity Ranking # 561

Scarlett Johansson Channels Marilyn Monroe in BTS Clip for Dolce & Gabbana Campaign

Posted Thursday July 10, 2014 2:45 PM GMT

She’s probably received plenty of comparisons to Marilyn Monroe in her successful career, and now Scarlett Johansson is paying tribute to the iconic Hollywood actress in her work for Dolce & Gabbana.

In a new behind-the-scenes clip for the brand’s fall makeup collection, Perfect Mono Intense Cream Eye Color, the “Her” beauty explains that working on the project was the perfect fit.


Photo Credit: Dolce & Gabbana

Ariana Grande Fires Back at Critics of her Marilyn Monroe Birthday Tweet

Posted Monday June 2, 2014 3:28 PM GMT

Showing some love for one of her favorite celebrities, Ariana Grande posted a happy birthday tweet to the late Marilyn Monroe on Sunday (June 1), which would have been her 88th.

The “Sam and Cat” cutie wrote, “happy birthday marilyn #misunderstood #beautiful #innocentrebel.”


Photo Credit: Getty Images

Marilyn Monroe Went Under the Knife

Posted Wednesday October 9, 2013 12:04 PM GMT

She’s recognized as one of Hollywood’s most beautiful ladies, but now we learn that Marilyn Monroe had a little help in the cosmetics department.

Per medical records and X-rays being auctioned off, the blonde bombshell had facial plastic surgery during her career back in the 1950s.


Photo Credit: Getty Images

Milla Jovovich Channels Marilyn Monroe for Madame Figaro

Posted Wednesday May 16, 2012 10:09 AM GMT

Getting herself a little added overseas exposure, Milla Jovovich brought her gorgeousness to the cover of the new issue of France's Madame Figaro magazine.


Photo Credit: Ellen von Unwerth for Madame Figaro

Marilyn Monroe Covers Vanity Fair June 2012

Posted Tuesday May 1, 2012 10:13 AM GMT

She's a legend of her time, and Marilyn Monroe is featured on the cover of the June 2012 issue of Vanity Fair magazine.

The blonde beauty is shown in never before seen outtakes from her last on-set shoot with quotes in the accompanying article giving insight into Miss Monroe's eventful life.


Photo Credit: Vanity Fair

Sneak Peek: Uma Thurman’s “Smash” Splash

Posted Wednesday April 11, 2012 1:27 PM GMT

She’s had pretty much every kind of role an actress can have, and Uma Thurman looks fabulous in some newly-released stills from her guest appearance on “Smash.”

The “Pulp Fiction” actress plays a Hollywood star who is enlisted to play Marilyn Monroe in the Broadway musical being produced on the show, and she appears across a five-episode arc.


Photo Credit: THR

Blake Lively's Marilyn Monroe Milestone Moment

Posted Friday January 20, 2012 6:51 PM GMT

Incorporating one of Hollywood's most iconic women to ever live into the show, Blake Lively struts her stuff as Marilyn Monroe in honor of the 100th episode of “Gossip Girl.”

With her near-perfect frame and her long blonde locks, the Serena van der Woodsen actress is the ideal candidate to perform “Diamonds Are a Girls Best Friend.”


Photo Credit: The CW

Marilyn Monroe Dress Fetches $4.6 Million

Posted Monday June 20, 2011 2:05 PM GMT

While it’s true that the economy is still a bit shaky, that didn’t seem to matter at a weekend auction of Hollywood memorabilia.

The iconic dress worn by Marilyn Monroe in “The Seven Year Itch” was sold to a collector who paid a hefty sum of $4.6 million.


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