Naomi WattsTwo biopics of Marilyn Monroe are now in the works, according to new reports from Cannes. The first is an adaptation of Joyce Carol Oates' imaginary memoir 'Blonde,' starring Oscar nominee Naomi Watts. Andrew Dominik ('Assassination of Jesse James') directs. Meanwhile, the Weinstein Co. will distribute 'My Week With Marilyn,' about the filming of 'The Prince and the Showgirl' opposite Laurence Olivier. That Marilyn will be played by Michelle Williams ('Brokeback Mountain'), according to the report. [Deadline]

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