' Interview: Suzie Kennedy Marilyn Monroe Lookalike – What Katie Did

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 The world's best-known Marilyn Monroe lookalike, Suzie Kennedy, is the star of our Spring/Summer 2018 photoshoot! 

Interview | Marilyn Monroe Lookalike Impersonator Suzie Kennedy

Name: Suzie Kennedy 

Occupation: Marilyn Monroe impersonator 

Describe your style in five words:
Sexy, Classic, Retro, Marilyn Monroe 

What is your favourite piece in your wardrobe, why do you love it and where did you get it?
My favourite piece is my Monica Dress from Pin Up Girl Clothing. It makes me feel so glamorous 

Interview | Marilyn Monroe Lookalike Impersonator Suzie Kennedy

Who or what is your inspiration?
Monroe herself! She battled against the odds and ended up being the most famous and loved woman in the world.

If you could borrow anyone’s wardrobe (living or dead) who’s would it be?
I love the wardrobe of Immodesty Blaze - she manages to be so sexy and stylish at the same time.

What’s the one thing you wouldn’t leave the house without doing?
Applying my lipstick - I agree with Liz Taylor that when in doubt you should "Pour yourself a drink, put on some lipstick and pull yourself together!"

What’s the last book you read?
Marlene Dietrich: My Life 

What’s your favourite song, band or piece of music?
At the moment it’s Rita Ora's Anywhere, which just makes me escape away from the world and imagine my own

Interview | Marilyn Monroe Lookalike Impersonator Suzie Kennedy

What three things could you not live without?
My friends, family and animals 

What's your biggest achievement to date?
Appearing in BladeRunner 2049 last year alongside Ryan Gosling and Harrison Ford was pretty cool!

What do you want to achieve before the end of this year?
Finally getting to the gym!

Wild night out or cosy night in?
Depends who I’m with. . .

Naughty French martini or green tea goodness?
French Martini all the way!

Dressed up or dressed down?
If I'm in public it's got to be dressed up

Skirts or trousers?
Skirts to flirt. . .

Interview | Marilyn Monroe Lookalike Impersonator Suzie Kennedy

Introvert or extrovert?
I have days of being an introvert but the extrovert in me is stronger 

Comedy or thriller?
Comedy - laughter is medicine 

Call or text?
Text (unless your my bestie!) 

Truth or dare?

True vintage or brand spanking new?
I love vintage but great vintage is so hard to find and can be musty . I love that their is so many great companies copying cool vintage designs and so we can have new vintage style 

If I could change the world in one way I would. . .
Make the USA change their gun ownership laws 

What advice would you give your 15 year old self?
Enjoy not exercising and eating junk food without gaining weight as that doesn’t last! 

Interview | Marilyn Monroe Lookalike Impersonator Suzie Kennedy

I am happiest when. . .
I’m with my friends and animals having a glass of wine and gossip 

What’s your favourite What Katie Did piece?
Hardest question of the lot! All of it! Probably the Glamour Nouveau Merry Widow as it's instant glam, and makes you feel super sexy, but probably teamed with the 1930s Lounging Robe to make me feel like I’m lounging around my Hollywood mansion in the Thirties. . . 

Suzie Kennedy


  • Posted on by Ron Brooker

    Stunning Lady in her vintage lingerie. What a delight.

  • Posted on by Thomas.Small

    Suzie you are stunning!

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