Seriously Doppelgangery List: 7 Times Biopic Casting Got It Eerily Right.

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Seriously Doppelgangery List: 7 Times Biopic Casting Got It Eerily Right.

By Jodi Clager | Seriously Random Lists | October 22, 2013 | Comments ()


When Hollywood decides to bring the (mostly true but sort of punched up for entertainment value) story of a real person’s life to the screen, the casting can really only go one of two ways. You either get the person’s attractiveness cranked up to 11 when they were really only a 3 at best, or you get it just right and it creeps people right the hell out. These are the Just Right But Creepy times.

Ben Foster as Lance Armstrong



Daniel Day Lewis as Abraham Lincoln


Jamie Foxx as Ray Charles



Robert Downey Jr. as Charlie Chaplin


Michael Sheen as David Frost



Charlize Theron as Aileen Wournos



Howard Stern as Howard Stern



Pajiba Love Express
Here's some Daveed Diggs for you. On Daveed Diggs' digs, actually. That man does things with clothes that should not make sense, but are absolutely perfect. (Go Fug Yourself)

Woody Allen has "so moved on" from his daughter's accusations and says he never even thinks about it. He equates her words about him to a bad review he won't read and comments on how wacky it is that Mia Farrow is his mother-in-law. He is the worst. (Celebitchy)

Not The Worst but still very gross: Leonardo DiCaprio and his Pussy Posse Wolf Pack were on the douche prowl in NYC. (Lainey)

Here are 5 under-the-radar shows. I had never even heard of the first two. (Uproxx)

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