The Secret Life Of Marilyn Monroe

August 2017

Season 1 Episode 2

Expired 3.0 11 x
Brave and funny, smart and ambitious, Marilyn Monroe conquered a lonely, loveless childhood as Norma Jeane Mortenson, re-inventing herself to become an American icon. She was the personification of sex whose frigidity caused her first marriage to collapse; and a sensitive artist equally capable of narcissistic cruelty. At the height of her fame Marilyn was fighting the mental illness she inherited from her mother Gladys (Susan Sarandon). Starring Kelli Garner as Marilyn, and Emily Watson as Mar...
July 2017

Season 1 Episode 1

Expired 3.0 28 x
Based on the New York Times best-seller, this two-part drama series begins with the young Norma Jeane Mortenson as she battles a lonely, loveless existence with an absent and mentally ill mother. Norma Jeane ultimately reinvents herself as the sex symbol of an era. A fragile artist, she is very different from the larger-than-life image she portrayed. The great secret of Marilyn’s life is that her mother, Gladys (Oscar winner Susan Sarandon), remained a vital - and troubling - part of her world....