My Week With Marilyn

My Week With Marilyn Synopsis

In the early summer of 1956, 23 year-old Colin Clark, just down from Oxford and determined to make his way in the film business, worked as a lowly assistant on the set of The Prince and the Showgirl, the film that famously united Sir Laurence Olivier and Marilyn Monroe.

Marilyn arrives like a ray of light in a grey world but as she struggles to adjust, Colin Clark becomes her confidant and guide through the personal and professional culture clash of working in England. From this unlikely alliance blossoms a relationship Colin would never forget...



Michelle Williams, Eddie Redmayne, Kenneth Branagh, Dominic Cooper, Emma Watson, Julia Ormond, Judi Dench


Simon Curtis


David Parfitt


Adrian Hodges

Executive Producers:

Jamie Laurenson, Simon Curtis, Ivan Mactaggart, Christine Langan

Credits summary:

The Weinstein Company, BBC Films and Trademark Films present in association with Lip Sync Productions a Trademark Films production.



Running time:

98 mins 47 secs

Release Dates


25 November 2011

In cinemas

25 November 2011

Out on DVD

16 March 2012

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