People that has been influenced by Jayne’s public persona

There are quite a few celebrities and models that has been influenced by Jayne Mansfield over the years. Here is a small selection in no particular order.

1. Doris MayDay

Pin up model for companies such as Bettie Page Cothing and Pinup Girl Clothing. Also known from TLC:s TV-show “My crazy obsession”.

“I don’t like my generation. I don’t like their music, I don’t like the way they treat people and I don’t like the way they dress.”

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2. Moonlyn

Musican and model Moonlyn has clearly been inspired by some of Jayne’s photo shoots.

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3. Ricky Renee

Female impersonator Ricky Renee imitates Jayne regularly.

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4. Madonna

Its no secret that Madonna has been influenced by several vintage stars through the years. And as you can see for yourselves she has done a few Jayne hommages. A few years ago it was also rumoured she was working on a movie about Jayne but sadly nothing came out of it.

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5. Anna Nicole Smith

Anna Nicole Smith’s career took off when Guess hired a young Anna Nicole to emulate Jayne in their now classic ad campaign from early 90s. Although being compared to Marilyn Monroe a lot, to me she has more similarities with Jayne.

“I just feel a connection with Marilyn Monroe. I just love her. I just completely feel what she went through.”

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6. Amber Heard

Actress and model Amber Heard (and Johnny Depp’s girlfriend) bears a resemblence with Jayne in some photos.

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7. Kate Upton

Model Kate Upton has been getting a Jayne make-over for the latest edition of Vanity Fair. The first photo below is however an older photo.
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8. Divine

Divine was “Jayne Mansfield and Godzilla put together to scare hippies.” – John Waters

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9. Paris Hilton

Paris Hilton has more than the love of chihuahuas in common with Jayne.

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10. Reese Witherspoon

The character Elle Fanning (played by Reese) in Legally blonde 1 & 2 is clearly influenced by Jayne in several ways.

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Rumour has it…

Once again there are rumours that Madonna is making a movie about Jayne. Is it true this time? Madonna has certainly been inspired by Jaynie in the past.

Here’s a photo of Madonna that was a part of the promotional material for her movie Truth or Dare in 1991.

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