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    Updated on Apr 27, 2020. Posted on Apr 27, 2020

    I Can't Stop Thinking About How Much The Cast Of "Mrs. America" Looks Like The Real People They Play

    Rose Byrne as Gloria Steinem is a gift to TV.

    Mrs. America recently premiered on Hulu and TBH, I am loving it so far.

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    The series tells the story of the movement to ratify the Equal Rights Amendment during the 1970s and the backlash led by conservative activist Phyllis Schlafly.

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    The cast is absolutely stacked and they embody their real-life counterparts perfectly. So here's how the cast compares to their real-life counterparts:

    1. Cate Blanchett as Phyllis Schlafly

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    This is what Phyllis looked like in 1976.

    2. Rose Byrne as Gloria Steinem

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    This is what Gloria looked like in 1972.

    3. Uzo Aduba as Shirley Chisholm

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    This is what Shirley looked like in 1973.

    4. Elizabeth Banks as Jill Ruckelshaus

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    This is what Jill looked like in 1972.

    5. Margo Martindale as Bella Abzug

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    This is what Bella looked like in 1972.

    6. Tracey Ullman as Betty Friedan

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    This is what Betty looked like in 1971.

    7. Ari Graynor as Brenda Feigen-Fasteau

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    This is what Brenda looked like in 1972.

    8. James Marsden as Phil Crane

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    This is what Phil looked like in 1978.

    9. Niecy Nash as Flo Kennedy

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    This is what Flo looked like in 1976.

    10. John Slattery as Fred Schlafly

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    This is what Fred (and Phyllis) looked like in 1981.

    11. John Bourgeois as George McGovern

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    This is what George (and Shirley) looked like in 1972.

    12. Norm Lewis as Ron Dellums

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    This is what Ron looked like in 1983.

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