With her captivating smile and charming attitude, Ana de Armas embodies the Hollywood icon Marilyn Monroe.
New images released in a Vanity Fair exclusive show the Cuban actress showcasing her chemistry with co-stars Adrien Brody as Arthur Miller and Bobby Cannavale as Joe DiMaggio. The moments shared by Monroe with Miller and DiMaggio were recreated by de Armas and her co-stars with just as much spark and intimacy.
New images of Ana de Armas as Marilyn Monroe in BLONDE. pic.twitter.com/VCHBpyxL8u— Film Updates (@FilmUpdates) July 27, 2022
A photo also showed de Armas and choreographer Denna Thomsen on the set of Blonde as they rehearsed de Armas’ performance for Monroe’s hit song “Diamonds Are a Girl’s Best Friend.” Adorned in intricate diamond accessories, de Armas is seen wearing a hot pink dress similar to the one worn by Monroe in her performance for the 1953 musical Gentlemen Prefer Blondes.
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Other images also included de Armas recreating Monroe’s playful poses on magazine covers and pin-up shoots.
The reimagined life of Monroe in the film Blonde is set to stream on Netflix this September 23.
Watch the official trailer on Netflix below.