Charlize Theron posed as Marilyn for a magazine shoot as well.
Birthplace: Benoni, Gauteng, South Africa
Maybe it's because Marilyn Monroe perfected blonde hair, red lips, and a shy come hither pose, but whenever someone pulls that look together you automatically see it as an impostor. So when Scarlett Johansson said she was not "channeling" Marilyn Monroe in her Dolce and Gabba ads people scratched their heads.ScarJo "doesn't channel" Monroe a lot....
Birthplace: New York City, New York, United States of America
Michelle Williams actually played Monroe (well enough to earn her an Oscar nom) in the film "My Week With Marilyn". Williams still took a lot of flack for not looking like the star.
Birthplace: Kalispell, Montana, United States of America
Anna Nicole Smith was also obsessed with Monroe and lived her life as a version of her, even dying at the young age of 39 due to the mixture of pills and alcohol.
Age: Died at 40 (1967-2007)
Birthplace: Texas, United States of America