Blonde is an upcoming American biographical psychological drama film written and directed by Andrew Dominik. Adapted from Joyce Carol Oates's historical fiction novel (2000), the film is a fictionalized take on the life of actress Marilyn Monroe, played by Ana de Armas. Adrien Brody, Bobby Cannavale and Julianne Nicholson appear in supporting roles. Dede Gardner, Jeremy Kleiner, Tracey Landon, Brad Pitt, and Scott Robertson serve as producers on the film, which, after a lengthy period of development that began in 2010, began production in Los Angeles in August 2019. Production wrapped in July 2021, following the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020.
Blonde is scheduled to be released on September 23, 2022 by Netflix. It is rated NC-17 for its graphic sexual content and will be the first of its kind to be released through a streaming service.
Ana de Armas
Plan B Entertainment
September 23, 2022