Marilyn Monroe (Suzie Kennedy)
Suzie lives in the South of England and is the top UK and international Marilyn Monroe look-alike.
Suzie is very close in looks and mannerisms to the actual star and has been all over the world impersonating the Hollywood sex symbol and never fails to turn heads and attract media attention wherever she goes.
Not only is Suzie a superb double for Marilyn but a total professional, staying in complete character for up to 3 hours, reliable and a pleasure to work with. She has also appeared in numerous TV adverts as the Hollywood superstar:
- Suzie was Marilyn's double in the "After Eights" commercial with Stephen Fry and supermodel Naomi Campbell.
- She was the face of "Iberia Airlines" where she sings "Happy Birthday" in the famous president dress. This advert was shown on all Iberia flights around the world and on television in Spain, South America, USA, China and Japan. Casted all over Europe and America to portray Marilyn in this commercial, Suzie was chosen.
- October 2007 - Suzie appeared as a model in i-D Magazine to model the latest fashions by Dolce & Gabbana
- The Citroen C3 commercial as Marilyn (showing in several European countries including the UK)
- On Irish television in the "Abrekebabra" commercial as Marilyn
- Star of the critically acclaimed television film "Who killed Marilyn" shown in 2003 on Channel 5 (Suzie portrayed Marilyn in the scenes leading up to her death and her life)
Suzie has also starred worldwide in TV adverts for:
Suzie is probably Marilyn's biggest fan and there is nothing she doesn't know about her idol. Over the years she has collected all the replica outfits as worn by Marilyn on screen and in public and has also established herself as the most credible Marilyn Monroe lookalike in the UK, if not the world.
Suzie's range of authentic costumes includes the famous white dress, the pink "diamonds" dress, the gold lame dress, the "Gentleman Prefer Blondes" dress (as seen in the "After Eights" commercial), the "Happy Birthday" dress, "Prince and the Showgirl" dress, "How to Marry a Millionaire" dress, "Little Rock" red sequinned dress, and also the "Some Like It Hot" dress complete with ukele! She also has a range of 50s day wear similar to the Niagara suit.
She has been featured on television worldwide, and was shown on NBC News modelling Marilyn Monroe's jewels, and has also launched County Hall in London's largest ever Marilyn Monroe collection. Suzie appeared in the press and on television worldwide as Marilyn, promoting the exhibition which includes pictures from Milton Greene, Andy Warhol, Douglas Kirkland, as well as Marilyn's dresses and jewels which Suzie has had the privilege of wearing on a previous occasion.
Suzie has worked for many of the world's leading blue chip companies with the performance adjusted to suit your event and tastes.
Suzie will sing live for up to 20 minutes and includes 6 of Marilyn's most famous songs and can adapt the lyrics accordingly - for example, adapting the lyrics of 'Diamonds are a Girl's Best Friend' to the brand names and products of your company.
Happy Birthday" surprises have included many famous recipients such as racing drivers Stirling Moss and Damon Hill, champion jockey Frankie Dettori, supermodel Kate Moss, Carry On producer Peter Rogers, The Duke of Richmond, Sir Dominic Cadbury, Jeff Banks and many more.
Suzie appears annually at the prestigious Goodwood Motor Sport event, where she has been a poster girl as well as presenting the prizes and awards.
Suzie Kennedy has a vast experience in the corporate hospitality and party scene where she mixes and mingles, has photos taken and brings Hollywood glamour to the party. Clients have included Hewlett Packard, BT, Orange, Daimler Crystal (also nationwide tour), Mercedes, Jaguar, etc.
Suzie has performed her birthday show for many high profile celebrities including:
- Sir Stirling Moss
- Damon Hill
- Frankie Dettori
- John Frieda
- Jack Cardiff
- Jeff Banks
- Sir Richard Branson
- Sir Dominic Cadbury
- Duke of Richmond
Suzie has performed her tribute show before audiences that have included Madonna, Kate Moss and Sir Alex Ferguson.
List of Clients
British Airways, Continental Airlines, British High Commission, Citroen Advert, Guinness Advert, Who Killed Marilyn Documentary, All TV Channels, All glossy magazines, too much to mention
What they say:
"When Suzie Kennedy walks through the door you don't just say that looks like Marilyn, you say that is Marilyn. Suzie is the absolute living double. Sitting opposite her is like finding yourself in a scene from Some Like It Hot." London Magazine 2000
"Marilyn would be proud - absolutely brilliant" - County Hall Gallery
"Dear Suzie, you are the best Marilyn ever" - Mickey Song, Marilyn Monroe's hairdresser at JFK Happy Birthday night
"For a dazzling moment yesterday Marilyn Monroe flicked the switch on the lights display - thanks to the world's most famous lookalike Suzie Kennedy." - The Gazette Blackpool
"Suzie Kennedy is a star! She is her own best recommendation. If you want to make a special event more special book Suzie Kennedy. Her voice is fantastic" - Lisa Tedeschini, Morgan Stanley
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To all at Classique
Many many thanks for providing the amazing lookalikes (and impersonators) for our annual Awards Dinner, everyone is still talking about them - they were fantastic and went way beyond the average meet and greet!
Next year's party is going to take some beating - thanks again to Captain Jack, James Bond (Donald Standen) and Marilyn (Suzie Kennedy) - and thanks to your team for helping us choose the best entertainment!
West Bromwich Building Society June 2007