By Cara Cannella 3 min read
Fifty years ago this summer, Marilyn Monroe died at the age of 36. As the anniversary approaches, we go beyond the façade of the blond bombshell star of Some Like It Hot and Gentlemen Prefer Blondes. New and upcoming books by Lawrence Schiller, Christopher Nickens and George Zeno, Lois Banner, and Keith Badman offer intimate glimpses into the life of the icon once known as Norma Jean Baker.
By Kelley Kawano 3 min read
Michelle Williams' lauded performance in “My Week with Marilyn” inspired us here at Signature to review five of Monroe's best performances.
By Kelley Kawano 4 min read
The hottest topic of discussion around here? Casting, easily. (Runner-up probably goes to the serial adventures of James Franco, Gentleman Weirdo.) Everyone’s got an opinion about who should play what character in which adaptation of that book — and we love it.