Norma Jean Mortenson battles a lonely existence with an absent mother; Norma Jean blossoms into an ambitious woman and reinvents herself; Marilyn tries to control her inner demons and the onslaught of mental illness inherited from her mother.
Did You Know?
The working title of the mini-series was "Norma Jean". See more
One scene shows Marilyn eating out of a can left-handed, but in real life, she was right-handed. See more
References The Asphalt Jungle