During a conversation with Eddie Redmayne for Variety’s Actors on Actors series, Hollywood superstar Ana de Armas spoke about her portrayal of Marilyn Monroe in Andrew Dominik’s controversial Blonde. Based on the fictional novel of the same name by Joyce Carol Oates, Blonde dives into the darker aspects of the American icon’s life, something audiences and critics have found jarring. Some critics argue that by highlighting years of abuse and exploitation endured by Monroe, the film further exploits the late actress.
Ana de Armas believes audiences are struggling with Blonde as it explores the darker aspects of Marilyn Monroe’s life. Read More