Andrew Dominik revealed some details about the new Netflix production: “Blonde”, that will bring Ana de Armas as Marilyn Monroe. The director is known for some productions like “Mindhunter”, and talked with passion about his “old” love. Blonde will be about Marilyn’s life, and was originally written in 2008 and later this year we will know all the greatness and controversies of this story.
If diamonds are a girl’s best friend, for sure Ana de Armas knows it. The Cuban actress has acted in several famous movies, such as 007, Blade Runner 2049, War dogs and others. In August this year marks the 60th anniversary of the death of icon Marilyn Monroe. The goddess of glamor and the striking smile brings with her several controversies that will be addressed in the film. Norma Jean or Marilyn is an icon and will always be remembered for her beauty and talent. We will see in this movie three stages of her: The first is Norma Jean as a child going through orphanages. The second already in adulthood as the goddess Marilyn. And the third is the persona Monroe. Blonde and perfect but often abused by men behind the cameras.
It is important to remember that the film will not be a biography of the artist, but a fictional work based on the life of Marilyn. Dominik said in an interview with Collider that Netflix is giving freedom to his creation, and that the film will be for all the children in the world who are not loved. “it changes the meaning of all those things in accordance with her internal drama. So it’s sort of a movie about the unconscious in a way”, he said. “Blonde” will be released later this year on Netflix, and new publicity pieces will be released soon.