Jodi Fleisher, a professional performer & member of SAG, AFTRA, EQUITY & AGVA, is officially approved by the estate of Marilyn Monroe to be an Impersonator.
A trained actress, singer and dancer with a BFA in Musical Theater from the University of Arizona, she was often compared to Marilyn Monroe for her seductive and graceful singing styles of the old standards. Moving to Los Angeles to pursue Film & TV, she studied Marilyn Monroe for acting class while performing "After the Fall", and learned all there was to know about the famous icon. At 5'5" with measurements of 36-26-36, Jodi was hired to play Marilyn Monroe at Universal Studios Hollywood, where she performed regularly for 6 years in the park & at special appearances for NBC Universal.
Jodi has done over 500 corporate events and private parties. In addition to capturing the precise looks, movement, hair, dresses, voice, figure, glamour, personality & singing of Marilyn, she truly embodies her essence and draws you into her world. She invites you to take the Movie Star's ride of love, vulnerability, sexiness, playfullness, joy and magic; to be carried away to the 1950's, transformed to another time & place!
Jodi has a full length Marilyn show complete with singing, dancing and dialogue with songs such as "I Wanna be Loved by You", "Heat Wave", "I'm Through with Love", "Diamonds are a Girl's Best Friend" , "I'm Gonna File My Claim", & "My Heart Belong's to Daddy". Her show is choreographed with Dialogue and fun audience participation. Grown Men Blush when she sings Happy Birthday to them and is an amazing improviser. As a professional Theater actress, she makes every performance a magnificent show catered to your every need. When mingling as Marilyn, Jodi is witty, fun, smart, sexy -Marilyn down to every detail.
Performance options range from:
- 1/2 Hour Happy Birthday surprise with mingling
- Corporate or Private Party Meet and Greet
- 20 minute choreographed show or up to a 40 minute show.
-Individual song performances. Up to 12 songs with CD Music Track
- a full cabaret show or up to an hour of singing with live piano!
****ALSO available to play Liza Minelli, 1920's Cigarette Girl, Elpheba from "Wicked", 1940's PIN-UP, Ingrid Bergman, Pirate, Paparrazzi, Silent Movie Star, & soloist****
Abbreviated Client List: MTV's O Music Awards, Azalea festival VIP Party, City of Lancaster's Celebrate America festival, TravelScene, Downey Federal credit Union, Lindt Chocolate, Sacramento Urban League, Qualcomm, Paypal, Fandango, San Manuel Casino, Fantasy Springs Casino, Mountain States Ground Water Association, IRIS Diagnostics, WorldPac Travel Expo, Boy's & Girl's Club of San Fernando Valley, YPO OPY awards, Luminaire's Club, Tupperware, BOCA, BizBash, Keller Williams, IMTC, The Queen Mary in Long Beach (Televised Marilyn Tribute hosted by Hugh Hefner & June Demaggio), Sisley's Restaurant, TCU, Vitamin Water, JBWKZ, Fox Theatre Tucson, Advanced Restoration, House of Ruth, American Career College, Blonde Bombshell Wine, Champion, Luminairs, Time Warner Cable at House of Blues & Pechanga Casino, Yves Castaldi, S.I.O.R., All State , Caribe Casino, 40th Battalion SBU, ESSCO, Forest Lawn Mortuary, ADM at Hensen Studios, Dolce Group at Les Deux, Backyard Productions, Boston Consulting at Camden House, Country Wide Home Loans, E-Harmony, Tropicana Bar at Hollywood Roosevelt, Time Warner Films at Fantasy Yachts, Merril Lynch, DaVinci Dental, Park Lounge in Sacramento, L.A. Clippers, Eagle Glenn Golf Course – Empire Land, Icon Media at Paramount Studios, YMCA & Chatsworth PTO , City of Hope Hospital, Wells Fargo, Norwegian Dream(NCL), SAG Foundation, ABC at Hard Rock Cafe, Bank of America, Sony, Toyota, Angel Tree Foundation, ANR 2006 Banquet, Dimensional Fund Advisors, Med Funds, CA Pond of the Honorable Order of Blue Goose Intl., Kaiser Permanente, Manning & Marter at LA Quinta Resort, Shercon at Sky Room, Mayor Jim Hahn Banquet, City of Norwalk, Tribute to Mayor Gregory Hill, L.A. Auto Museum, U.S. Veterans, St. Bernardine Hospital, Simi Valley Prom, ULV Formal at Avalon, Hispanic Creative Advertising Awards, Paul Marciano's Birthday at Beverly Hilton, Biz Parentz (Princess Fiona, MM &Elpheba from "Wicked" as MC for CARE actor awards)
Film/TV Appearances as Marilyn: "The Amazing Race-France", "Jump!"- starring Patrick Swayze, NBC's "It's Worth What?", "Won't Go Home Without You"- Maroon 5 Music Video, CBS's "The Doctors", "Waiting Room"- short film, "Style Her Famous", "Access Hollywood", "Entertainment Tonight", "The Girl's Next Door", "I Heart Hollywood" Long Beach Public Access