‘Blonde’: First Teaser for Netflix’s Racy Marilyn Monroe Movie Release

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Ana de Armas stars as film icon in NC-17 movie out September 23

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Naturally brunette Ana de Armas is taking on the role that of the most famous brunettes: Marilyn Monroe.

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The news came out on Thursday. Netflix announced the premiere images and teaser trailer of the actress, who is 34 years old, as Monroe in the movie " Blonde."

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The teaser starts with an unhappy Monroe who is crying inside a dressing area before she gets herself together and shows her famous smile.

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It also features de Armas recreating the late actress's position while she was wearing her white dress during the well-known subway scene from 1955's

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"The Seven Year Itch," Monroe getting crowded by paparazzi, and other memorable scenes of her professional career.

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"Blonde," an NC-17 film that will be released on Netflix on September. 23 is inspired by Joyce Carol Oates' bestselling novel.

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Netflix notes in the summary: "Blonde boldly reimagines the complex life of iconic Marilyn Monroe.

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In a way, blurring the lines between fact as well as fiction, this film examines the tension that exists between her private and public life."

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It will examine Monroe's childhood before her becoming famous for her role as Norma Jeane, her rise to become one of the biggest stars in Hollywood and her romantic relationships throughout her career.

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Interview by Netflix Queue on Wednesday, de Armas said director Andrew Dominik plans to tell the Monroe story "through his lens. "

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"He would like the world to feel what it was like to be Marilyn as well as Norma Jeane." she said.

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"I discovered that it was the most radical and unapologetic feminist version of her story I've ever seen." In her research the actress has said that in her preparation, she "read Joyce's book, looked over hundreds of photos, videos and audio recordings, films -- everything I could find."

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