Blonde is an upcoming American Marilyn Monroe biopic by Netflix. In this article, we talk about the Blonde movie release date and its latest updates. The film is a biographical drama written and directed by Andrew Dominik. It is based on the 2000 novel of the same title by Joyce Carol Oates. The film shows a series of events that happened in the life of American actress Marilyn Monroe. It stars Ana de Armas, Adrien Brody, Bobby Cannavale, Julianne Nicholson, etc. Blonde has been the talk of the town since its announcement. Many viewers are keenly waiting for the film to release in theatre.
The film has become the center of attention because of the plot as well as numerous controversies related to it. It seems Blonde will put light on the dark side of Hollywood. Even the novel’s author praised the movie for being a “very disturbing” and “startling” adaption. Maybe that was one of the reasons they had a hard time finding the perfect leading lady who could portray Marilyn Monroe. Originally, Marilyn Monroe’s role was offered to Naomi Watts and Jessica Chastain. But they both eventually dropped out. In the end, the film found its heroin, and all we have to do is wait for its theatre release.
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Blonde Movie Release Date
Blonde Movie is scheduled to be released in 2022 by Netflix. However, the specific date has not been confirmed yet. In August 2016, it declared that Netflix would distribute the film. Originally the film was supposed to be released in 2021. However, the streaming platform Netflix finalized the film to release in 2022. Numerous viewers from inside and outside the industry are eagerly waiting for this upcoming film Blonde that is fictionalized record of the inner life of Marilyn Monroe.
Since the production of the film, it has been the center of numerous stories and scandals. After all, the whole life of the famous American actress, Marilyn Monroe, was full of controversies and gossips. Blonde is a chronicle of Marilyn Monroe’s life and not a biography. The movie is the result of long production work and a meticulously written script. The director Andrew Dominik stated that the script contains very little dialogue. However, what would be the accurate plot is not disclosed yet.
The Cast of Blonde Movie
The cast of Blonde movie is another reason which made the production process too long. The writing and development of the Blonde movie began in 2010. So it has been more than five years since the production commenced—the cast members were selected after careful study. Previously, the main female lead, Marilyn Monroe, role’s was offered to Naomi Watts and later on to Jessica Chastain. But eventually, both ended up dropping out.
Finally, in March 2019, it announced that Ana de Armas would be playing the role of Marilyn Monroe. The production team truly focused on creating a perfect cast that would exhibit the movie’s real insight to the audience. Ana de Armas spent nine months practicing to perfect the voice of Marilyn Monroe. Late in 2019, the cast was announced, starring Adrien Brody, Bobby Cannavale, Julianne Nicholson, Spencer Garrett, Ned Bellamy, Garret Dillahunt, Scoot McNairy, and Lucy DeVito, Michel Masini, Chris Lemmon, Dan Butler, and Rebecca Wisocky. It is not revealed who will be playing what role yet.
What is The Plot of Blonde Movie?
There is no official release of the plot summary yet. All we know is that the movie will depict the chronicle of the inner life of the famous actress from the 1950s and 1960s, Marilyn Monroe. Since the film is scheduled to release in 2022, fans may have to wait a little longer to get their hands on spoilers. The director Andrew Dominik has put all of his efforts produce a movie that would move the entire audience. It seems true from the reactions of those who have watched a rough cut of the film.
Some of the insiders from the film industry have viewed a rough cut of Blonde movie. According to them, the movie will make you drop you on the floor. The acting performance of Ana is so on point that it clearly shows she had become truly the Marilyn Monroe while filming. Even the original author of the novel seemed to be impressed with Andrew Dominik’s work. She praised his adaption as a starling, brilliant, very disturbing that not any male director has achieved anything like this. The reviews do make fans more curious and eager to watch. Therefore keep your eyes on the news to know Blonde movie release date and its latest updates.