Pam & Tommy star and executive producer Seth Rogen has posted some first-look pics from the upcoming Hulu series. On the series, Rogen plays Rand, the person who stole the famous sex tape the couple made in the 1990s. Lily James and Sebastian Stan also play Pamela Anderson and Tommy Lee. On Friday, Rogen tweeted pictures of all three characters, and you can check out the photos below.
“My co-stars Sebastian and Lily are way cooler than me,” says Rogen in the tweet. Stan posted another picture of himself as Tommy Lee on Instagram and flipped the bird’s camera over while sitting on the hood of a car. In the caption, Stan quotes the rocker as saying, “We don’t stop playing because we get old, we get old because we stop playing.”
On James’ Instagram account, the actress includes the photo of herself as Anderson. Similarly, James quotes Pamela and writes, “It’s great to be blonde. With low expectations, it’s very easy to surprise socialmediagossips.”
The Hulu series is described as a comedic portrayal of the real story behind the release of Pam and Tommy’s sex tape. The series consists of eight episodes and follows the relationship between the Baywatch Star and the Motley Crue drummer who married less than a week after meeting in 1995. An intimate tape filmed during their honeymoon was stolen and leaked online, and after the couple sued the distributor, an agreement was reached that allowed the tape to become open to the public.
Also included in the cast are Nick Offerman (Parks and recreation) as Uncle Miltie; Taylor Schilling (Orange is the new black) as Rand’s wife Erica Gauthier; Comedian Andrew Dice Clay as Butchie; Pepi Sonuga (Ash vs. Evil Dead) as Melanie; Mozhan Marno (House of cards) as Gail Chwatsky; and Spenser Granese as Steve Fasanella.
Lily James played the title role in Disney’s live action Cinderella Remake and co-star with Ansel Elgort in hit 2017 Baby driver. She is also known for her roles as Lady Rose MacClare in Downton Abbey and Natasha Rostova in War peace. More recently, she has appeared in British drama The ditch starring Carey Mulligan and Ralph Fiennes, who were recognized for Outstanding British Film at the British Academy Film Awards.
Meanwhile, Sebastian Stan is well known for playing Bucky Barnes in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. He has appeared frequently in Marvel films for years and has recently rerun the role for the Disney + series The falcon and the winter soldier. Stan has also appeared in films such as The Martian and I, Tonya along with roles in the TV shows gossip Girl, There was once, and Political animals.
The real Anderson and Lee are in no way involved in the series. Written by Rob Siegel and DV DeVincentis, Pam & Tommy Directed by Craig Gillespie (Cruella). Rogen Executive produces with Evan Goldberg for Point Gray. Annapurna Television serves as the studio. Hulu has not yet set a release date for Pam & Tommy. The first look pictures of Pam & Tommy Join us from Seth Rogen on Twitter.
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