They grew up on the outside of society. They weren’t looking for a fight. They were looking to belong.

Marilyn photographed by Cecil Beaton.


Ginger Rogers in Vivacious Lady (1938)


Studio hairdresser Helen Turpin takes care of Ann-Margret for her audition with orders from the film’s director to give her a “kind of wild, Alice in Wonderland look,” c. 1961.

  • 1954: ℳarilyn ℳonroe playfully greets the troops in Korea