Gong Li, a Chinese actress was invited by a magazine, Paris Match, to imitate the classic poses of Marilyn Monroe. Honoring the 40th anniversary of the famous star‘s death, Paris Match is planning to release a special collection of Monroe by the Christmas. The photos were revealed online recently.

“Marilyn Monroe was a great actress and the world knows her. She is a legend like Chinese legendary actress Ruan Lingyu” said by GongLi.

The photo section for Gong Li took more than 5 hours.