From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary EnglishManson, MarilynMarilyn MansonManson, Mar‧i‧lyn /ˈmærəlɪn/(1969–) a US singer, composer, and actor. He and his band, Marilyn Manson and the SpookyKids, play rockmusic and try to shock people. He is known for wearing white make-up, having long blackhair, and having eyes that are two different colours. His songs include Smells Like Children and The Dope Show. His real name is Brian Warner.