She will star in the upcoming miniseries about the Baywatch star.
And Lily James looked almost unrecognizable as she wore a voluminous blonde hairstyle to transform into the bombshell Pamela Anderson for the new Hulu drama.
The actress, 32, wore a protective white face mask during the coronavirus crisis when she hit the set in Los Angeles, California on Monday.
Role: Lily James looked almost unrecognizable as she wore a voluminous blonde haircut to transform into the bombshell Pamela Anderson for Monday’s new Hulu drama in Los Angeles
Pam & Tommy is based on the model’s tumultuous three-year marriage to rock star Tommy Lee, 58 – who saw them tie the knot in 1995 and take part in their infamous sex tape.
Lily wore a voluminous medium-length blonde haircut with bangs and a heavy face of glamorous makeup.
The actress took careful measures during the coronavirus crisis, wearing a protective white face mask and visor between filming.
Lily, inspired by the ’90s icon, wore a white lace mini dress with a scalloped hem and topped off her look with a perfect French tip manicure.
Uncanny: The actress, 32, left, wore a protective white face mask amid the coronavirus crisis when she stepped onto the set in Los Angeles, California, on Monday (Pamela, right, in 1990)
Premise: Pam & Tommy is based on the model’s tumultuous three-year marriage to rock star Tommy Lee, 58 – in which they tied the knot in 1995 and participated in their infamous sex tape
In between filming, the actress wore a long black padded jacket and comfortable Nike sliders as she prepared for the role.
Sebastian Stan, who plays Motley Crüe drummer Tommy, was not depicted on the set.
In addition to exploring the couple’s marriage, which would not be a major storyline on the Hulu show until 96 hours after they met, the furor surrounding their leaked honeymoon sex tape is said to be.
The infamous video was reportedly stolen from Pamela and Tommy’s home in 1995 and was eventually shared online.
Inspiration? Lily, left, wearing the ’90s icon and wearing a white lace mini dress with a scalloped hem, completed her look with a perfect French tip manicure (Pamela photo right in 1991)
The Baywatch star sued the company that distributed it before entering into a confidential settlement with Internet Entertainment Group.
Insiders told it Deadline that Pamela and Tommy are not involved in the Hulu project, but are aware that it has been happening since Lily was brought in to play the media personality.
In May 2020, the blonde played the clip of Andy Cohen’s show and brutally told him, ‘That wasn’t a sex tape. That was a compilation of vacations where we were naked. ‘
Pamela also insisted she had a ‘great’ relationship with her rocker ex, saying, ‘We’re not talking at all. It’s perfect. No, we do … my kids are happy and that’s all that matters. They’re in a relationship now, and that’s the best part. ‘
Base: The former couple are not involved in the Hulu project, but are aware it’s been happening since Lily was brought in to play the media personality (pictured in 1995)
The actress and Tommy were married for three years and share sons Brandon, 24, and Dylan, 23.
Pamela has also been married to Kid Rock from 2006 to 2007 and Rick Salomon from 2007 to 2008, as well as Jon Peters for 12 days in 2020.
In addition to Lily, Seth Rogen will play the man who ‘stole’ the sex tape and will also produce the eight-episode TV series.
Meanwhile, Lily recently admitted that there is ‘a lot to be said’ about her Dominic West scandal, but insisted now is not the time to reveal it.
Image: Sebastian Stan (L in 2019), who plays Motley Crüe drummer, Tommy (R in 1995), was not pictured on set
In October, co-stars Lily and married Dominic, 51, were caught enjoying what appeared to be a spicy weekend in Rome, which led to his wife Catherine FitzGerald assuring the public that they were okay but forbidding him to work with Lily.
The Downton Abbey alum is now blowing the promo trail for their new series The Pursuit Of Love alone and in an interview with The Guardian, she declined to discuss the media storm – but admitted that there is, in fact, much to discuss.
In her interview with the newspaper, The Guardian asked Lily, ‘You were at the center of a media storm last fall [due to rumours of an affair with Pursuit of Love castmate Dominic West]. How was that?’
At that point she came across as shy and refused to argue, saying, ‘Well, I don’t really want to talk about that. There’s a lot to say, but not now I’m afraid. ‘
The thespian is currently dating rock star Michael Shuman, who lives in California.
‘I don’t really want to talk about that’: Meanwhile, Lily recently admitted there is ‘a lot to be said’ about her Dominic West scandal but insisted now is not the time to reveal it (pictured in 2019)