11 Side-By-Sides That Show The Real Life Inspirations For The Cast Of "Hollywood"

    Ryan always does his research.

    This weekend, Netflix dropped a brand new series from the busiest man in television, Ryan Murphy! Starring several familiar faces, Hollywood is a sentimental retelling of America's less than politically correct Golden Age.

    In typical Ryan Murphy fashion, a lot of the characters in Hollywood blend fact and fiction, and several are actually based on real people. Here they are side by side with their real life inspirations...

    1. Jake Picking as Rock Hudson

    2. Laura Harrier as Dorothy Dandridge and Lena Horne

    3. Patti LuPone as Irene Mayer Selznick

    4. Michelle Krusiec as Anna May Wong

    5. Katie McGuinness as Vivien Leigh

    6. Queen Latifah as Hattie McDaniel

    7. Dylan McDermott as Scotty Bowers

    8. Paget Brewster as Tallulah Bankhead

    9. Daniel London as George Cukor

    10. Harriet Sansom Harris as Eleanor Roosevelt

    11. Millicent “Peg” Entwistle