11 Actresses Who Transformed Into Iconic People (Eat Your Heart Out, LiLo!)

Lindsay Lohan could learn a few lessons about transforming into iconic, real-life people from actresses like Marion Cotillard and Meryl Streep.
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4. Michelle Williams as Marilyn Monroe in My Week With Marilyn

Michelle Williams Marilyn Monroe

Undoubtedly Michelle William’s turn as Norma Jeane/Marilyn Monroe in My Week With Marilyn will remain the definitive portrayal of the actress for generations to come. Am I right?

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5. and 6. Kristen Stewart as Joan Jett and Dakota Fanning as Cheri Currie in The Runaways

Kristen Stewart Dakota Fanning The Runaways

Blah, blah, Twilight, blah blah (you guys already know I’m not a fan)—but Kristen Stewart and Dakota Fanning certainly took everyone by surprise with their fantastic performances in The Runaways. Who know both these seemingly clean-cut chicks could rock this hard?

7. Meryl Streep as Margaret Thatcher in The Iron Lady

Meryl Streep Margaret Thatcher

Question: How do you play one of the most controversial politicians of all time? Answer: Like Meryl Streep does. The Iron Lady was just as polarizing as Mrs. Thatcher herself, but Meryl’s performance was, in one critic’s words, “astonishing and all but flawless.”


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  1. TallBoots says:

    One of my favorite actor transformations is a classic- Bette Davis as Queen Elizabeth I. http://www.doctormacro.com/Images/Davis,%20Bette/Davis,%20Bette%20(Virgin%20Queen,%20The)_01.jpg

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