Pamela Anderson and Tommy Lee sparked a storm of fire in the late 1990s when their sex tape was released to the public.
And the next Hulu series “Pem and Tommy” It wants to completely change Hollywood culture and shed new light on how it was stolen and posted on the internet.
An extended trailer for an eight-part biographical drama starring Lily James Anderson and Sebastian Stan Lee came out on Wednesday, showing disgruntled electrician Rand Gotier taking a naughty video from the superstar couple’s safe.
In the series, the role of Gotye is played by Seth Rogen, whose protagonist secretly enters Anderson and Lee’s Malibu Palace in the dark to steal the safe, and then finds an X-ray tape inside him.
According to a 2014 article in Rolling Stone magazine, Gauthier decided to steal the safe in 1995 and the couple claimed he did not pay her $ 20,000 for electrical work at his residence in Malibu.
Gotier didn’t know there was a clear tape of the couple in the safe, but he soon created a website that sold fake copies of the video, using his bombshell in capital letters.
Eventually, the images became longer and more widespread, and Pam and Tommy also began to explore the effects of home filming at home.
“You don’t realize how big a job this is,” said James, who plays Anderson in the trailer.
“I’m on tape just like you,” Stan replies, as Lee does.
“It’s worse for me,” James, who later won wide media attention for turning Baywatch into a baby.
In real life, Anderson filed a lawsuit against Internet Entertainment Group, which distributed the sex tape. He and Lee later reached an agreement with the business.
According to Rolling Stone, the video, which was recognized as the celebrity’s first sex scene, grossed more than $ 77 million worldwide.
“Pam and Tommy” is directed by Craig Gillespie, an Australian who previously directed “Me, Tonya,” another biographical drama about the scandal of the ’90s that sparked public outrage over the blonde woman.
Viewers left comments under the new trailer, claiming they couldn’t wait for the first episode to air on Hulu on February 2nd.
“I, Tonya, and Lilly James’s director is enough to sell me!” One explained.
“It could be the most crazy show based on a real event,” said another.