American Crime Story: do the actors look like the protagonists of the OJ Simpson case? (PICTURES)

Aired in the United States in 2016, the first season ofAmerican Crime Story, now available, like the second, on the Disney+ platform. She returns to the OJ Simpson case and offers a cast that is, to say the least, outstanding. Most of the actors have literally metamorphosed for the occasion.

The first two seasons of the American series American Crime Story are now available on the SVOD Disney+ platform. The occasion in particular to discover or rediscover the OJ Simpson affair which had made so much headlines in the 1990s in the United States. The chase between the former American football star and the police was filmed live and kept a number of viewers spellbound at least as much as his river criminal trial which led to the jury acquitting him of the murders of his ex-wife Nicole Brown Simpson and a friend of hers. The first season of American Crime Story detailed the case in detail, involving a number of particularly unrecognizable actors.

Cuba Gooding Jr portrays OJ Simpson in American Crime Story

Cuba Gooding Jr was cast as fallen star OJ Simpson. The actor had participated in a few TV series like Captain Furillo Where MacGyver before participating in major feature films in secondary roles, such as Men of Honor. But it’s really jerry maguire which propelled his career. He already played a professional footballer. Especially the role earned him the Oscar for best actor in a supporting role. The role of prosecutor Marcia Clark was played by Sarah Paulson who had starred in series such as Nip/Tuck Where Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip then American Horror Story. His role in the legal series allowed him to win an Emmy Award and a Golden Globe. Recently she appeared in the movie Ocean’s Eight.

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David Schwimmer and John Travolta defend the former footballer for the small screen

To ensure his defence, OJ Simpson had offered the services of one of his friends: Robert Kardashian, who died of cancer in 2003. Fans of Friends had the pleasure of meeting David Schwimmer (who had a crush on Jennifer Aniston at the start of Friends) as the bar tenor, father of Kim Kardashian, in the miniseries. Since then, the actor has been relatively rare, even if he appeared in the Intelligence series in 2020 or in the film The Laundromat: The Panama Papers Affair. You are not dreaming, it is indeed John Travolta (who paid tribute to his deceased son) who played for the small screen Robert Shapiro, another of the former sportsman’s lawyers. Recently, the star of grease and of Saturday night fever starred in the movie The Fanatic and the series Die Hart.

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