Uma Thurman

We Ranked the 10 Most Intriguing Portrayals of Marilyn Monroe and Can Hardly Agree on the Winner

We Ranked the 10 Most Intriguing Portrayals of Marilyn Monroe and Can Hardly Agree on the Winner
Films
year ago

Marilyn Monroe is probably one of the most iconic actresses of the 1950s, and audiences continue to be charmed by her. While fans were captivated by her beauty and impressed by her work, her personal struggles have also become a common topic when looking back at her life. Over the past decades, numerous on-screen portrayals of the tragic Hollywood star have been released. From cameos and small homages to TV series, biopics, and serious dramas, we witnessed a variety of depictions of the famous blonde seductress. Today, we’re looking back at some of the most notable performances that are all unique and memorable for different reasons.

13 Celebrities Whose Unconventional Hygiene Habits Will Absolutely Surprise You

13 Celebrities Whose Unconventional Hygiene Habits Will Absolutely Surprise You
People
10 months ago

More than half of the world’s population brushes their teeth twice a day, and 2% of people admitted to never brushing their teeth. We might think celebrities, who seem to “have it all,” practice personal hygiene and don’t go a day without showering. After all, we each have our unique habits and if it works for us, we shouldn’t change them just to conform to society’s beliefs. We found 10 talented celebrities who shared their quirks when it comes to their own personal care.

11 Celebrities That Didn’t Care About Stereotypes and Became Moms After 40

11 Celebrities That Didn’t Care About Stereotypes and Became Moms After 40

The number of women having their first child at an older age is growing. For example, in 2013, in European countries, it was 28.8 years old, and in 2018, it was 29. And the number one reason is the development of science. Not a long time ago, the world-famous model, Naomi Campbell, became a mom for the first time at the age of 50. She thanks scientific progress for such an opportunity.

7 Stars Who Are Not Afraid to Accept New Challenges

7 Stars Who Are Not Afraid to Accept New Challenges
Films
year ago

Stepping out of your comfort zone can be scary, but challenges are part of what makes life fun. Besides, doing something new might lead you to discover new hidden talents and things about yourself that you didn’t know before. Take Lady Gaga for example: she started getting immersed in acting only a few years ago, and now she is looking forward to her new role as Harley Quinn.

14 Actors Who Look Convincing in Every Role They Play

14 Actors Who Look Convincing in Every Role They Play
Films
2 years ago

All of us have probably come across movie characters who looked very familiar, but we couldn’t recall where we knew them from. This usually happens when an actor literally lives their part. And if this is the case, you can recognize them only by some of their facial features or their voice, for example.

11 Unexpected Things Named After Celebrities

11 Unexpected Things Named After Celebrities
People
2 years ago

An eponym can be a person after whom something is called, and we probably use eponyms all the time without knowing. The words zipper, sandwich, and cardigan are all named after different real people. From animals to planets, having something called after you is extremely cool. We at Bright Side gathered 11 unusual things whose names were inspired by iconic celebrities.

11 Famous Women Who Ditched All Stereotypes and Chose to Become Mothers After 40

11 Famous Women Who Ditched All Stereotypes and Chose to Become Mothers After 40
People
2 years ago

The mean age of first-time mothers has been increasing steadily around the world. For example, in 2013 this figure was 28.8 years in European countries, while in 2018 it became 29.3 years. This is due primarily to the development of science. Recently, the world famous model Naomi Campbell became a mother for the first time at the age of 50. She thanks science for this opportunity.

12 Peculiar Body Features That Cause Women to Worry for Nothing

12 Peculiar Body Features That Cause Women to Worry for Nothing
Girls stuff
10 months ago

Psychologists note that self-esteem is sometimes based on how good people think they look. Appearance complexes often appear as a result of careless words from the people closest to us, or when we compare our body with glossy magazine standards. And very often it happens that, to our surprise, others see our flaws as virtues.

How 15+ Iconic Actresses Looked in Their Starring Roles and Last Acts

How 15+ Iconic Actresses Looked in Their Starring Roles and Last Acts
Films
3 years ago

We all vividly remember the roles that brought fame to these wonderful actresses. Some of these stars ignited right in front of our eyes. After all, it feels as if it was yesterday when we first saw Uma Thurman dancing the twist with John Travolta. And it seems it was just recently when we empathized with Nicole Kidman in the Bangkok Hilton flick.

18 Shoes From Movies That Were So Iconic, They Were Basically Another Main Character

18 Shoes From Movies That Were So Iconic, They Were Basically Another Main Character
Films
3 years ago

Some scenes portrayed in movies have become classics in their genre or are now symbols that fans can identify with. No matter their genre, comedy, horror, or science fiction, fashion will always be present. Raise your hand if you’ve ever wished for Marty McFly’s futuristic sneakers like from Back to the Future, or yearned to at least try on Cinderella’s Swarovski crystal slippers.

15 Celebrities I Honestly Didn’t Know Were a Couple

15 Celebrities I Honestly Didn’t Know Were a Couple
People
11 months ago

Sometimes, we can forget that celebrities are just like everyone else. They’ve had their loves and heartaches, relationships that can be fleeting, or romances worthy of their own film. The difference is that their personal lives are usually exposed in the media, and we all end up knowing even the tiniest details of their love stories.

15 Hints Writers Left in Famous Movies That We Didn’t Even Notice

15 Hints Writers Left in Famous Movies That We Didn’t Even Notice
Films
4 years ago

Very few viewers notice the little details that creators add to their movies. And this is totally fine — our most important goal when watching a film is to understand the plot and the point of the story. But when we miss the details, we miss the important subplots. For example, some details may indicate a special connection between the characters and even point to a specific ending. And others help us understand the characters better or even the creators themselves.

What Celebrities Looked Like Before They Tweaked Their Image

What Celebrities Looked Like Before They Tweaked Their Image
People
4 years ago

Modern women use a lot of different methods to stay young and fix the things they don’t like about themselves. Some of them decide to have cosmetic surgeries and others get beauty procedures. The most important thing is knowing when to stop, because if you don’t, you might turn into a completely different person.