Over the years, many Hollywood starlets has cited Marilyn Monroe as an influence.
Britney Spears, Pamela Anderson, Megan Fox actually has a tattoo of the blonde bombshell on her arm.
However as beautiful as these women are, none of them have Monroe's size 12 curvaceous figure.
From her full lips to her ample breasts to her swaying hips to her curvy bum, Monroe was a real woman.
A shapely gal whom men lusted for and women secretly admired from afar.
Christina Hendricks who plays sexy 1960's secretary on Mad Men is a throwback to the Marilyn Monoroes, Jane Mansfields and Jane Russells of Hollywood's past; A stunning statuesque beauty with beautiful flowing red hair and heavenly sculpted body from god.
To put it in old school Las Vegas terms, Hendricks is a true dame.
Before the Mad Men returns to AMC on August 16th, Esquire Magazine features Ms. Hendricks and if these pictures are any indication, the third season is going to be great.
Extra: January Jones in November 2009 GQ