Who would not know this legendary name that lives forever in film history? Marilyn Monroe’s childhood was spent in foster care and in an orphanage. She overcame her childhood plight and became one of the world’s biggest sex symbols of all time. Monroe’s way to stardom started when she was discovered by a photographer and begun her career as a model. Later, she signed her first movie contract that came with a new name and new personality, from there the icon Marilyn Monroe was born. Her popularity made her films a big success with gross of more than 200 million dollars. The Asphalt Jungle, was her first movie to earn her a lot of attention, some films that followed like All About Ever, Niagara, How to Marry Millionaire were also a huge success that added up more credit to her talent.