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John Malkovich re-creates iconic portraits

Updated 2049 GMT (0449 HKT) September 23, 2014
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01_Dorothea Lange - Migrant Mother, Nipomo, California, 193601_Dorothea Lange - Migrant Mother, Nipomo, California, 1936
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Actor and director John Malkovich teamed up with photographer Sandro Miller for an upcoming exhibition in which Malkovich poses in re-creations of iconic photographs. The exhibition, "Malkovich, Malkovich, Malkovich: Homage to Photographic Masters," will take place in November at the Catherine Edelman Gallery in Chicago. Here, Malkovich poses in a re-creation of the "Migrant Mother" portrait that was originally shot by photographer Dorothea Lange in 1936. courtesy Sandro Miller
Malkovich poses as author Ernest Hemingway based on Yousuf Karsh's portrait of Hemingway in 1957. courtesy Sandro Miller
Malkovich is director Alfred Hitchcock in this re-creation of Albert Watson's photo in 1973. courtesy Sandro Miller
Malkovich poses as revolutionary figure Che Guevara. The iconic Guevara portrait was taken in 1960 by Alberton Korda. courtesy Sandro Miller
Malkovich and Miller re-created this famous portrait of artist Salvador Dali, which was taken by Philippe Halsman in 1954. courtesy Sandro Miller
Malkovich posed as both subjects in the re-creation of Diane Arbus' "Identical Twins" photo from 1967. courtesy Sandro Miller
Malkovich is legendary boxer Muhammad Ali in this re-creation based on Carl Fischer's work in 1968. courtesy Sandro Miller
Malkovich mimics the "American Gothic, Washington D.C." photo that was taken by Gordon Parks in 1942. courtesy Sandro Miller
Malkovich becomes Jack Nicholson's Joker character from the "Batman" movie in 1989. This is based on an original image by Herb Ritts. courtesy Sandro Miller
Malkovich, covered in bees, re-creates the "Ronald Fischer, Beekeeper" photo taken by Richard Avedon in 1981. courtesy Sandro Miller
Malkovich and a model pose as John Lennon and Yoko Ono from Annie Leibovitz's 1980 photo. courtesy Sandro Miller
Malkovich transforms into Andy Warhol's "Green Marilyn" from 1962. courtesy Sandro Miller
Malkovich and Miller also re-created Warhol's "Self Portrait with Fright Wig" from 1986. courtesy Sandro Miller
Malkovich is author Truman Capote in this re-creation of an Irving Penn original in 1948. courtesy Sandro Miller
Malkovich is Albert Einstein in a re-creation of the classic Arthur Sasse shot in 1951. courtesy Sandro Miller
Malkovich mimics Bert Stern's "Marilyn in Pink Roses" (1962). courtesy Sandro Miller
Malkovich appears as artist Pablo Picasso. It's based on an Irving Penn photo from 1957. courtesy Sandro Miller
Malkovich is dressed as designer Jean Paul Gaultier in this re-creation of Pierre et Gilles' work in 1990. courtesy Sandro Miller
Malkovich becomes Bette Davis smoking a cigarette in this re-creation of Victor Skrebneski's 1971 portrait. courtesy Sandro Miller
Bundled in a "Fur Hood," Malkovich transforms into rocker Mick Jagger as Jagger was seen in David Bailey's 1964 portrait. Related: 25 of the most iconic photographs courtesy Sandro Miller