digplanet beta 1: Athena
Share digplanet:

Agriculture

Applied sciences

Arts

Belief

Business

Chronology

Culture

Education

Environment

Geography

Health

History

Humanities

Language

Law

Life

Mathematics

Nature

People

Politics

Science

Society

Technology

Marilyn Monroe's life and persona have been used in film, television, music, the arts, and by other celebrities.


Advertising[edit]

Animation[edit]

Architecture[edit]

Art[edit]

See also: Marilyn in Art Roger Taylor (Ed.), Chaucer Press (2006), ISBN 1-904957-02-1; ISBN 978-1-904957-02-7

See also: Elvis + Marilyn: 2x Immortal Geri DePaoli (Ed.), Rizzoli (1994), ISBN 0-8478-1840-3

Celebrities as Monroe[edit]

Editorial/Political Cartoons[edit]

Fashion[edit]

Film[edit]

See also: imdb.com Marilyn Monroe (Character) page

Graphic Novels[edit]

Internet[edit]

Literature[edit]

See also: Mondo Marilyn: An Anthology of Fiction and Poetry Richard Peabody and Lucinda Ebersole (Eds), St. Martin's Press (1995), ISBN 0-312-11853-8; ISBN 978-0-312-11853-2

See also: Marilyn: Shades of Blonde Carole Nelson Douglas (ed.), Tor Books (1997), ISBN 0-312-85737-3; ISBN 978-0-312-85737-0

  • Nancy Maniscalco Miracle : From Sardi's to Sicily The Biography of Marilyn Monroe (2013)

Music[edit]

Music videos[edit]

Opera[edit]

Photography[edit]

See also: Marilyn Monroe by Eve Arnold, Harry N. Abrams (2005), ISBN 0-8109-5933-X; ISBN 978-0-8109-5933-0

See also: Marilyn Monroe and the Camera by Georges Belmont, Te Neues Publishing (2000), ISBN 3-8238-5467-4; ISBN 978-3-8238-5467-8

See also: Marilyn by André de Dienes Steve Crist (Ed.), Taschen (2002), ISBN 3-8228-1199-8; ISBN 978-3-8228-1199-3

See also: LIFE: Remembering Marilyn (2009), ISBN 1-60320-079-7; ISBN 978-1-60320-079-0

See also: The Last Sitting by Bert Stern

Poetry[edit]

Polls[edit]

  • E!: Sex Symbol of the Century (1999)
  • Empire: Sexiest Female Movie Star (1995)
  • Ladies Home Journal: 100 Most Important Women of the 20th Century (1998)
  • People: Sexiest Woman of the Century (1999)
  • Playboy: #1 Sex Star of the Century (1998)
  • Premiere: #2 Greatest Movie Star of All Time (2005)
  • Time: 100 Most Important People of the 20th Century (1998)

Popular culture[edit]

Television[edit]

  • Angelina Ballerina: The Next Steps: "Angelina's Gift for Ms. Mimi", a gust of wind makes Angelina ape the "subway grate" pose from The Seven Year Itch
  • The Beverly Hillbillies: "The Clampetts Go Hollywood", Elly May glams up as Monroe
  • Cagney & Lacey: "Jane Doe #37", a girl Cagney and Lacey arrest gives her name as "Norma Jean Baker", the name Monroe was known by growing up
  • Clone High: Monroe hangs out at The Grassy Knoll with Nostradamus
  • Criminal Minds: "Reflections of Desire", Garcia quotes Monroe
  • The Critic: "Marathon Mensch", Jay imagines himself as a Monroe impersonator aping the "subway grate" pose from The Seven Year Itch
  • Desperate Housewives: "Excited and Scared", Renée dresses as Monroe from The Seven Year Itch for Halloween
  • Dexter's Laboratory: "Blonde Leading the Blonde", Dexter apes the "subway grate" pose from The Seven Year Itch
  • Doctor Who: "A Christmas Carol", The Doctor becomes engaged to Monroe
  • Elvis: Elvis tells his mother she is more beautiful than Monroe
  • The Ernie Kovacs Show: Edie Adams regularly aped Monroe
  • Frasier: "Room Full of Heroes", Martin, as Joe DiMaggio, references Monroe; Daphne, as Elton John, references "Candle in the Wind"
  • Full House: "Mad Money", Jesse brings home a Monroe impersonator
  • Futurama: "I Dated a Robot", a teenager makes out with "Marilyn Monrobot"
  • Gilligan's Island: "The Producer", Ginger glams up as Monroe
  • Gilmore Girls: "Red Light on the Wedding Night", a waiter at the club Lorelei has her bachelorette party is dressed as Monroe from The Seven Year Itch
  • Golden Girls: "Letters to Gorbachev", Blanche apes "Happy Birthday, Mr. President" to Mikhail Gorbachev
  • Growing Pains: "Happy Halloween: Part 2", a character dresses as Monroe
  • Happy Endings: "Spooky Endings", Alex dresses as Monroe from The Seven Year Itch for a Halloween party
  • Hart of Dixie: "Walkin' After Midnight", Lemon dresses as Monroe from The Seven Year Itch for a Halloween party
  • The Honeymooners: "A Woman's Work Is Never Done", Ralph references Monroe
  • I Love Lucy: "Ricky's Movie Offer", Lucy and Ethel think the script sent to Ricky has a Monroe-type part in it, and ask Fred which one of them looks more like her; Lucy glams up as Monroe
  • Keeping Up with the Kardashians: "Paparazzi & Papas", Khloé asks her grandmother's prospective dates if they like Monroe
  • Jessie: "Ghost Bummer", Jessie dresses as Monroe for Halloween [87]
  • Last Man Standing: "Adrenaline", Mike references Monroe on his Webcast
  • Law & Order: Criminal Intent: "Bombshell", a prescription bottle found by Logan and Wheeler is made out to Monroe's birth name, Norma Mortensen; Merritt references Monroe
  • Love, Marilyn
  • Mad Men:
    • "Maidenform", Monroe and Jackie Kennedy inspire the agency's campaign for Playtex
    • "Six Month Leave", Monroe's death affects Hollis, Joan, and the office girls
  • Married... with Children: "It's a Bundyful Life", Al asks his guardian angel if Monroe is laughing at him because he caved to Peg's demand that he toss out his Playboys
  • M*A*S*H: "Bombshells", Hawkeye and Charles start a rumor that Monroe is coming to the 4077 to thank the staff for caring for her cousin
  • The Name's the Same:
    • "November 19, 1952", a contestant's actual name is Marilyn Monroe
    • "January 12, 1954", two contestants' actual names are Marilyn Monroe and Joe DiMaggio
    • "June 22, 1954", Van Johnson's "secret wish" is for Marilyn to sit on his lap
    • "August 31, 1954", Charles Coburn's "secret wish" is to dance the rumba with Monroe as he did in Gentlemen Prefer Blondes
  • NCIS:
    • "Kill Ari, Part 1", DiNozzo has Caitlin ape the "subway grate" pose from The Seven Year Itch in his fantasy
    • "Minimum Security", Ducky tells Abby his mother wears nothing to bed but Chanel No. 5 ever since Monroe said it's the only thing she wears to bed
    • "Witch Hunt", Abby dresses as Monroe from The Seven Year Itch for Halloween
  • Nip/Tuck: "Joyce & Sharon Monroe", two Look-alikes want to look more like Monroe
  • One Tree Hill: "Pictures of You", Brooke impersonates Monroe for a class assignment
  • Phil Spector: Spector speculates on Monroe's death during his first meeting with Linda
  • Quantum Leap: "Goodbye Norma Jean", Sam leaps into the body of Monroe's chauffeur
  • Quincy, M.E.: "A Star Is Dead", Quincy investigates the death of a Monroe-like movie star
  • The Real Ghostbusters: "Janine, You've Changed", Janine insinuates that she has claimed Monroe
  • Roseanne: "Skeleton in the Closet", Nancy dresses as Monroe for the diner's Halloween party
  • Saturday Night Live:
    • Teri Garr played Monroe with Joe Piscopo as John F. Kennedy (Season 9, Episode 5)
    • Mary Gross played Monroe as a recurring character (1981–1985)
    • Madonna played Monroe (Season 11, Episode 1)
      • aped "Happy Birthday, Mr. President" (Season 18, Episode 11)
    • Charlize Theron as Monroe with Jimmy Fallon as Joe DiMaggio (Season 26, Episode 4)
  • Saved by the Bell: "Slater's Sister", Zack references Monroe
  • Seinfeld: "The Note", George references Monroe after Kramer claims he saw Joe DiMaggio in Dinky Donuts
  • The Simpsons:
    • "The Homer They Fall", a picture of Monroe is on a jacket
    • "Rosebud", Smithers imagines Mr. Burns singing "Happy Birthday to You" to him à la "Happy Birthday, Mr. President"
      • a photo slide of Mr. Burns shows him aping the "subway grate" pose from The Seven Year Itch
    • "Thirty Minutes over Tokyo" features a Monroe robot
    • "Treehouse of Horror XIV", Professor Frink tells Bart and Lisa that his father "worked on the atom bomb by day, slept with [Monroe] by night, and sold secrets to the Russians at lunch"
    • Moe apes the "subway grate" pose from The Seven Year Itch on Disk 4 of the Season 6 DVD set menu
    • Dr. Marvin Monroe's original first name was Marilyn
  • Smash: Main plot concerns the planning of a Broadway musical about Monroe
  • Sordid Lives: The Series: "The Fall and Rise of Brother Boy", Ty is shown Monroe's ukulele from Some Like It Hot
  • Warehouse 13: "Love Sick", Monroe's hairbrush, an artifact in the warehouse, turns hair platinum blonde when used
  • What's My Line?: "August 21, 1960", mystery guest Buddy Hackett signs in as "Marilyn Monroe"
  • Zoey 101: "Haunted House", Zoey dresses as Monroe for Halloween

See also: imdb.com Marilyn Monroe (Character) page

Theater[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Absolut Acts on the Premise That Hollywood and Vodka Mix" New York Times August 17, 1995 February 24, 2010
  2. ^ "Benetton Group: Evolution of Communication Strategy" scribd.com February 21, 2010
  3. ^ "Roberto Cavalli turn Daria Werbowy into Marilyn for Spring 2009" Sassy Bella February 24, 2010
  4. ^ "TV Station: Marilyn" Advertolog February 23, 2010
  5. ^ "Retail Investment Banking: Marilyn" Advertolog February 23, 2010
  6. ^ "Chanel 5 _ Carole Bouquet / Marilyn Monroe" YouTube February 24, 2010
  7. ^ "Charlize Theron meets old stars in new 'J'adore' Dior ad" USA TODAY LifeLineLive 19 September 2011 October 1, 2012
  8. ^ "Marilyn Monroe 'Stars' With Candace Parker, Kevin Love, John Madden In Citi Campaign" NYSportsJournalism October 1, 2012
  9. ^ "Citroën uses John Lennon and Marilyn Monroe to promote DS3" Marketing Week via mad.co.uk February 19, 2010
  10. ^ "Scarlett Likes it Hot: Johansson Goes for the Marilyn Monroe Look in Striking D&G Ad" Daily Mail February 23, 2010
  11. ^ "The Savvy Shoe Lovers DSW Fall 2013 TV Commercial" www.youtube.com November 1, 2010
  12. ^ "Fiat 500: Fiat 500 Marilyn" Advertolog February 23, 2010
  13. ^ "Danica Patrick as Marilyn Monroe for Super Bowl ads" zap2it.com February 19, 2010
  14. ^ "HSBC Investment: Marilyn" Coloribus February 21, 2010
  15. ^ "Hubba Bubba Gum: Marylin Monro" Advertolog February 23, 2010
  16. ^ "Paint: Marilyn" Advertolog February 23, 2010
  17. ^ "Assessing Levi's Patch Job" Brandweek Nov 6, 2000 via findarticles.com February 21, 2010
  18. ^ "'Ad'ded Value for the Library" LOC.gov Blog February 23, 2010
  19. ^ "MasterCard Says Blue Jeans are 'Priceless'" Adweek June 29, 2009 February 23, 2010
  20. ^ "Mercedes-Benz Expands Integrated Marketing Campaign For The New GLK-Class" emercedesbenz.com February 19, 2010
  21. ^ "Marilyn Monroe in Brazil to Promote NET" MarilynMonroe.com February 19, 2010
  22. ^ "Selling Truth: How Nike's Advertising to Women Claimed a Contested Reality" Advertising & Society Review vol 7, #2 (2006) February 24, 2010
  23. ^ "Tampax: Marilyn" Advertolog February 23, 2010
  24. ^ "Veet Hair Removal Cream: Marilyn" Advertolog February 23, 2010
  25. ^ "Marilyn Monroe" Advertolog February 23, 2010
  26. ^ "Close-Up Toothpaste: Marilyn Monroe" Coloribus February 23, 2010
  27. ^ "Campaigns" MarilynMonroe.com February 24, 2010
  28. ^ "Marilyn Monroe drives new television ad campaign for Volkswagen" MarilynMonroe.com February 19, 2010
  29. ^ "Rapicol Cold Medicine: Marilyn Monroe" Advertolog February 21, 2010
  30. ^ "Absolute Four Condominium Takes Shape Next to 'Marilyn Monroe' Towers" Daily Commercial News February 23, 2010
  31. ^ "Amazing Marilyn Monroe Toast Art in Shanghai" cnngo.com September 19, 2011
  32. ^ "Following the Right Hand of Marilyn Monroe" artspace.com October 15, 2013
  33. ^ a b c d "LIFE January 25, 1963" books.google.com August 22, 2011
  34. ^ "Life as a Legend: Marilyn Monroe" artsandartists.org August 5, 2011
  35. ^ "Philip Burke" "L. B. Madison Fine Arts" January 3, 2014
  36. ^ "Early Artwork" ChristoJeanneClaude.net May 27, 2010
  37. ^ "Salvador Dali: The Argillet Era" visionsfineart.com June 24, 2010
  38. ^ "Dali Museum" theworldeffect.com June 24, 2010
  39. ^ "New York-Based Installation Artist Explores 1960s Fame, Fashion and Iconography" TheDesign Center May 27, 2010
  40. ^ "Shepard Fairey, Marilyn Warhol" zarts.com August 22, 2011
  41. ^ "Keith Haring, Marilyn Monroe" rfc.museum August 22, 2011
  42. ^ "Search Results: Marilyn Monroe" alhirschfeldfoundation.org August 22, 2011
  43. ^ "Monumental Statue of Marilyn Monroe" Art Media Agency July 20, 2011
  44. ^ "Marilyn Monroe" stevekaufmanpopart.com August 3, 2011
  45. ^ "Yasumasa Morimura" artnet.com August 22, 2011
  46. ^ "Mr. Brainwash" phillipsdepury.com August 22, 2011
  47. ^ "Mr. Brainwash: Spock Marilyn Monroe" artnet.com August 22, 2011
  48. ^ "Marilyn Spock" laughingsquid.com August 22, 2011
  49. ^ "The 500 Year Itch" National Gallery of Canada August 5, 2011
  50. ^ "Drawing Women" tomrichmond.com May 27, 2010
  51. ^ "Marilyn Monroe Wolf Vostell" Walker Art Center August 5, 2011
  52. ^ "Pink Splashes the Cash on $10,000 Marilyn Monroe Painting Created in Three Minutes" DailyMailUK January 3, 2014
  53. ^ "Actors Caricatures" kerrywaghorn.com May 27, 2010
  54. ^ "Tom Wesselmann" phillipsdepury.com August 22, 2011
  55. ^ Stephen B. Whatley
  56. ^ "Items For The Auction of May 19th & 20th, 2006" HuntAuctions.com February 25, 2010
  57. ^ "The Wee Works of Willard Wigan" The Orlando Sentinel October 15, 2013
  58. ^ "Spray Can Art" flickr.com August 22, 2011
  59. ^ "Dillon Boy, Monroe" flickr.com August 22, 2011
  60. ^ "Yvaral" Robert Sandelson Gallery January 3, 2014
  61. ^ "Visual Violation - Marilyn Monroe, 2011, by Zevs" artspace.com October 15, 2013
  62. ^ "Oscars 2011 / Anne Hathaway and James Franco Host" www.youtube.com November 1, 2010
  63. ^ "French & Saunders: Marilyn Monroe & Jane Russell" youtube.com May 26, 2010
  64. ^ "Rudy Giuliani in a Dress: Will Voters Care?" MSNBC.com February 20, 2010
  65. ^ "Paris Hilton Pretends To Be Marilyn Monroe at Fragrance Launch" showbizspy.com August 11, 2010
  66. ^ "Jennifer Lopez Surprises George Lopez" youtube.com April 28, 2010
  67. ^ "Kylie: Top 10 Live Performances" sydney.citysearch.com March 19, 2010
  68. ^ "Making Faces by Kevyn Aucoin" ifge.org March 25, 2010
  69. ^ "Let the skirts fly: Anna vs. Marilyn" ESPN.com March 19, 2010
  70. ^ "Galleries: Celebs do Marilyn Monroe" DailyTelegraph.com March 19, 2010
  71. ^ "Dolce & Gabbana - Autumn(Fall)/Winter - 2009/2010 Women's Collection" Fashionising.com February 24, 2010
  72. ^ "Shoes & Bags" betseyjohnson.com August 22, 2011
  73. ^ "New Collections: Marilyn Monroe" maccosmetics.com
  74. ^ "Custom Kicks – Nike Air Max 90 Andy Warhol/Marilyn Monroe" KicksOnFire.com February 24, 2010
  75. ^ "An undergarment maker hopes the Marilyn Monroe image has not lost its sizzle" New York Times February 10, 1997 February 20, 2010
  76. ^ "Cleopatra VS Marilyn Monroe. Epic Rap Battles of History Season 2" youtube.com retrieved September 6, 2013
  77. ^ "Citizen Cope at the Cactus Cafe 'Healing Hands'" youtube.com 7 May 2011
  78. ^ "Laze & Royal - Marilyn Monroe (feat. Tyler Sherritt)" youtube.com May 26, 2010
  79. ^ "Lana Del Rey Plays Marilyn Monroe And Jackie O" BuzzFeed.com accessed August 23, 2012
  80. ^ "Marilyn" (music video) on YouTube
  81. ^ "Opera for a Sex Goddess: Sooke Poet's Words About Marilyn Monroe Become Libretto" The Victoria Times Colonist June 12, 2010
  82. ^ "Casa Ricordi Catalogue" ricordi.it
  83. ^ "Review/Music; New Milieu for Monroe: City Opera's 'Marilyn'" New York Times October 8, 1993 February 24, 2010
  84. ^ "What a Breeze" Betty Boop Collectible The Danbury Mint March 18, 2010
  85. ^ "Betty Boop Classic Pose" StatueDecor.com 18 March 2010
  86. ^ Barbie Collector.com February 21, 2010
  87. ^ "Jessie Season 3 Premieres with Monstober Episode - Exclusive Clip" www.youtube.com Retrieved November 1, 2013

External links[edit]


Original courtesy of Wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marilyn_Monroe_in_popular_culture — Please support Wikipedia.
This page uses Creative Commons Licensed content from Wikipedia. A portion of the proceeds from advertising on Digplanet goes to supporting Wikipedia.

We're sorry, but there's no news about "Marilyn Monroe in popular culture" right now.

Loading

Oops, we seem to be having trouble contacting Twitter

Talk About Marilyn Monroe in popular culture

You can talk about Marilyn Monroe in popular culture with people all over the world in our discussions.

Support Wikipedia

A portion of the proceeds from advertising on Digplanet goes to supporting Wikipedia. Please add your support for Wikipedia!