Marilyn Monroe’s Estate Reacts To Backlash Over Casting Of Ana De Armas As The Hollywood Legend

Marilyn Monroe’s Estate Reacts To Backlash Over Casting Of Ana De Armas As The Hollywood Legend


Marilyn Monroe’s estate reacted to the backlash over the casting of Cuban/Spanish actress Ana de Armas as the Hollywood icon in the new biopic about the screen legend’s short life in “Blonde.”

Marc Rosen, the President of Entertainment at Authentic Brands Group, which owns the Marilyn Monroe Estate, weighed in on the 34-year-old actress landing the role of Monroe, as well as the reaction on social media to the star’s accent in the trailer for the upcoming Netflix movie, Variety reported in a piece published Monday.

“Marilyn Monroe is a singular Hollywood and pop culture icon that transcends generations and history,” Rosen shared.

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“Any actor that steps into that role knows they have big shoes to fill,” he added. “Based on the trailer alone, it looks like Ana

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