Ana de Armas’ transformation into Marilyn Monroe is a sight to behold. The Cuban actress channels the legendary Hollywood star in a lot of recreations of Marilyn’s movies within the Blonde trailer, together with Gentleman Want Blondes, The Seven 12 months Itch, and Niagara. From the blonde wig to the make-up, Ana turns into Marilyn.
As Marilyn, Ana dons the long-lasting pink gown from Gents Want Blondes, in addition to the one she wears in Niagara. She additionally wears the white gown and recreates the second her skirt is blown up by a subway vent whereas filming The Seven 12 months Itch. The photograph has turn into considered one of Hollywood’s most well-known pictures.
Within the trailer, Marilyn is requested how she obtained her begin. “I suppose I used to be found,” she says. “I do know you’re purported to get used to it. However I simply can’t I’ve performed Marilyn Monroe, Marilyn Monroe, Marilyn Monroe… I can’t face doing one other scene with Marilyn Monroe. Marilyn doesn’t exist. After I come out of my dressing room, I’m Norma Jean. I’m nonetheless her when the digital camera is rolling. Marilyn Monroe solely exists on the display.”
Whereas she performed glamorous characters onscreen, Marilyn’s life behind the scenes was typically something however excellent. From the paparazzi to romantic woes to substance abuse, Marilyn didn’t have a straightforward life amid her rise to superstardom.
“The movie strikes alongside together with her emotions and her experiences. There are moments after we are inside her physique and thoughts, and this can give the viewers a possibility to expertise what it was prefer to be Norma and Marilyn on the similar time,” Ana instructed Netflix Queue.
The movie, based mostly on the bestselling novel by Joyce Carol Oates, boldly reimagines the lifetime of Marilyn Monroe, exploring the break up between her private and non-private selves. Bobby Cannavale, Adrien Brody, Julianne Nicholson, Xavier Samuel, and Evan Williams additionally star. Blonde shall be launched on Netflix on September 28.