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Top 10 movie stars that China loves

By Cindy Gu | | Updated: 2014-02-12 14:00

Top 10 movie stars that China loves

Marilyn Monroe [Photo/Agencies]

6. Marilyn Monroe

( June 1, 1926 – August 6, 1962)

She was the heroine in a fairytale-like politic scandal. Her life before she found fame is still a mystery. Her smile as she waves from a plane against a sea of cheering soldiers will forever be a beautiful scene in history. Hollywood defined her as sexy, something she was capable of delivering with ease, but also a weight she could not lift so as to breathe at ease. Regrettably, Chinese audiences did not know how to perceive such a symbol of the "American Dream" like Monroe during her time. But hopefully her beauty and legacy can be remembered during our time.

Top 10 movie stars that China loves 

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