Posts tagged "marilyn monroe"

Ever Wondered What Marilyn Monroe Would Look Like With A Neck Tattoo?

Seattle artist Cheyenne Randall is the mastermind behind my new favorite Tumblr, Shopped Tattoos, where he adorns legendary photos with amazingly realistic body art. My favorite images are the vintage photos (I seriously cannot stop staring at that Marilyn pic), but I must admit, the inked up and hipster-ized version of Will and…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger / February 27, 2014

Oh My God I Love Your Hair: Marilyn Monroe Curls

Just in case modern styles like heart buns and waterfall braids aren’t your thing, today’s OMG hair is a classic throwback: Marilyn Monroe’s iconic curls. So sexy on short, medium, and longer lengths, and guaranteed to get you noticed. Want to borrow Marilyn’s bombshell hairstyle for yourself? This video tutorial breaks it down into a…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger / February 14, 2014

How Do We Feel About Marilyn Monroe Shilling For A Hair Spray Company?

Affordable haircare brand Sexy Hair just unveiled its fall ad campaign, and it turns out the new face of the company isn’t exactly new. It’s Marilyn Monroe. Sexy Hair purchased the rights to images and quotes from Monroe’s estate to create ads for its Spray & Play hairspray, which Monroe herself obviously never used (a…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger / July 29, 2013

Marilyn Monroe’s Hollywood Walk Of Fame Star Might Be Moved

A man who runs “celeb death location” tours around Hollywood has started a petition to get Marilyn Monroe’s Walk Of Fame star removed from its current location in front of a McDonald’s to someplace more prominent and less ketchup-y. [ONTD]
Jennifer Lopez is starting to get “short-tempered” with her much-younger manpiece Caspar…

Jessica Wakeman / August 3, 2012

Courtney Stodden’s SeXXXy Tribute To Marilyn Monroe

I know just what you need this afternoon: Courtney Stodden in soft focus, sexily reading on the couch, sexily applying lipstick, and sexily stroking flowers down her arm, all done up like Marilyn Monroe. Of course, Court put her super-sexy-sensual twist on her Marilyn Monroe tribute. That twist being six-inch stripper heels. Watch your back,…

Jessica Wakeman / June 18, 2012

Revealed: Why Marilyn Monroe Posed Nude

A new memoir reveals that it was simple jealousy of Elizabeth Taylor that spurred Marilyn Monroe to pose nude. Monroe agreed to be naked while exiting a swimming pool during a photo shoot, as long as Taylor did not appear in any magazines running the images, reports Vanity Fair, which is publishing the images in this month&#8217…

Newser / May 6, 2012

MAC x Marilyn Monroe, Coming Next Fall

I don’t know which surprises me more: the fact that MAC has chosen to release a Marilyn Monroe collection, or the fact that they haven’t already done it. God bless Marilyn, because her posthumous existence has been practically slaughtered by a never-ending parade of wannabes. That’s not to say that I don’t like the idea…

Rachel Krause / February 23, 2012

Can We Give Up The Marilyn Monroe Impersonations Now, Please?

Hollywood is filled with blondes — both bottled and born — doing their best Marilyn Monroe imitations. Courtney Stodden, teen bride, was just the latest in a long, sordid trail of celebs to break out the pin curls and red lipstick when she did a photo shoot as the star in Hollywood this week. I’m pretty sure Norma…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / February 18, 2012

We See Chick Flicks: “My Week With Marilyn”

Starring Michelle Williams, Eddie Redmayne, Kenneth Branagh, Judi Dench and Emma Watson

You might think “My Week With Marilyn” would be a lighthearted film about one of the most famous women in the modern history of the world. After all, it’s about a romance between Monroe and a set gopher while she filmed…

Jessica Wakeman / December 2, 2011

Morning Quickies: LiLo Channels Marilyn Monroe (Again) In Playboy

Lindsay Lohan’s second photo shoot for Playboythe one that Hef liked — channels Marilyn Monroe, because that’s never been done before. [People
Adele recently underwent laser microsurgery  at the Massachusetts General Hospital’s Voice Center to repair damaged vocal chords. Get well soon, Adele! [Us Weekly]
Tina Fey watches “Extreme Couponing”…

Jessica Wakeman / November 8, 2011

Michelle Williams’ Blue-Eyed “My Week With Marilyn” Poster

I’m getting more and more excited for “My Week With Marilyn” and this new poster isn’t helping. The look on Michelle Williams’ face is pure Norma Jean perfection.

Amelia McDonell-Parry / October 31, 2011

Courtney Stodden: The Reincarnation Of Marilyn Monroe (Gag)

I don’t know which is more frightening: the fact that Courtney Stodden thinks she’s the next Marilyn Monroe or, um, everything about this photo. [Twitter]…

Rachel Krause / October 11, 2011

First Look: Michelle Williams In “My Week With Marilyn”

The trailer for “My Week With Marilyn” has finally arrived! Michelle Williams stars as Marilyn Monroe and the film focuses on the actress’s first trip to Europe to film a movie with Sir Lawrence Olivier, during which she had a brief affair with a production assistant named Colin Clark. Clark wrote about their interlude i…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / October 6, 2011

If Marilyn Monroe Had A Megan Fox Tattoo

Personally, I wouldn’t have found Marilyn nearly as cool.

Amelia McDonell-Parry / October 4, 2011

Michelle Williams As Marilyn Monroe On The Cover Of Vogue

Michelle Williams plays Marilyn Monroe in the upcoming flick, “My Week With Marilyn,” and so Vogue naturally had her pose in character for their October issue. “I’d go to bed every night with a stack of books next to me,” she says, explaining how she prepared for the role. “I’d fall asleep to movies of…

Kate Torgovnick/ / September 13, 2011

Why Megan Fox Is Getting Her Marilyn Monroe Tattoo Removed

“I’m removing it. It is a negative character, as she suffered from personality disorders and was bipolar. I do not want to attract this kind of negative energy in my life.”
Megan Fox explains to Amica magazine why she plans to get the tattoo of Marilyn Monroe that is on her forearm removed. Personally, I…

Kate Torgovnick/ / August 23, 2011

Will Marilyn Monroe Bring Michelle Williams Oscar Glory?

The New York Film Festival announced that the new Marilyn Monroe biopic “My Week With Marilyn,” which follows a production assistant’s week on set with the icon right after tying the knot with Arthur Miller, will get top billing at the festival this year. The festival’s head of programming changed the schedule, moving the film…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / August 5, 2011

If Marilyn Monroe Were A Flavor, She Would Be Strawberries And Cream

TGIF! Greek ice cream company, Stoyn, has created some pop culture popsicles for your summer eating pleasure. Now you can lick your favorite icon’s face and taste their flavor essence. Marilyn is strawberries and cream, Darth Vader is blueberry and licorice, and Che Guevara is mate and rum. Yummy! [Stoyn]…

Ami Angelowicz / June 25, 2011

Own A Piece Of Hollywood History

We love looking to movies for fashion inspiration but can’t imagine actually owning Marilyn Monroe’s pink dress from “Gentlemen Prefer Blondes” or the carpet bag from “Mary Poppins.” For starters, Marilyn’s dress would never fit. However, movie fanatics and fashion lovers who want a piece of history will want to prep for antique company Profiles

Bianca Posterli / May 6, 2010
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