Ana De Armas Nailed The Role Of Marilyn Monroe In The Blonde Teaser

To nail a role of a very famous celebrity in a film and to transform perfectly into their character is tough, but seems like Ana De Armas did it quite well, do you know how?

Yesterday Netflix released short footage of its new film which will be streaming on Netflix. The movie is none other than the “Blonde” which is a film about Marilyn Monroe, the famous icon played by Ana De Armas. The story is based on the bestselling novel of Marilyn Monroe by Joyce Carol Oates, it portrays her complicated life of her and explores various aspects of her life.

The film is directed by Andrew Dominik and covers her life right from her childhood to the rise of fame in her life and also the traumas & problems she faced in her life.

Netflix has also released a synopsis for the film which says, ” [The film] boldly reimagines the life of one of Hollywood’s most enduring icons, Marilyn Monroe. From her volatile childhood as Norma Jeane through her rise to stardom and romantic entanglements, ‘Blonde’ blurs the lines of fact and fiction to explore the widening split between her public and private selves.”

The teaser starts with Diamonds are a girl’s best friend playing in the background. Monroe crying and she says “Please come, don’t abandon me” and her makeup artist responding her “she is coming.” Then we can see glimpses of Monroe’s stardom and looks. Also, we see her posing for premieres & events, later there is also a glimpse of her getting surrounded by the crowd & press.

By the end of the trailer the makeup artist says,” she is almost here” and as Marilyn stares in the mirror she does her iconic laugh.

The film has been given an NC-17 rating. The film stars Ana de Armas, Adrien Brody, Sara Paxton, Julianne Nicholson, Rebecca Wisocky, Xavier Samuel, Evan Williams & Bobby Cannavale.

Fans were quite impressed by Ana De Armas’s looks and acting in the trailer, some of them even tweeted about it saying “Oscar Nominee Ana De Armas incoming”, and “Ana de Armas as Marilyn Monroe is just perfect.”

The film will be released on Netflix on September 23. Watch the teaser, here.

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