NPR logo

Mock Trial: E! Coverage Features Jackson Impersonator

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/4520184/4520185" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
Mock Trial: E! Coverage Features Jackson Impersonator

Media

Mock Trial: E! Coverage Features Jackson Impersonator

Mock Trial: E! Coverage Features Jackson Impersonator

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/4520184/4520185" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
Actor Edward Moss, left, and Michael Jackson

Left: Actor Edward Moss puts on makeup while preparing for the role of Michael Jackson for E!'s trial reenactment. Right: Michael Jackson arrives for his trial in Santa Maria, Calif., March 1, 2005. Moss photo: E! Entertainment Television; Jackson photo: Reuters hide caption

toggle caption Moss photo: E! Entertainment Television; Jackson photo: Reuters

Robert Siegel talks with Edward Moss, the Michael Jackson impersonator playing the defendant in the E! cable network's daily reenactment of highlights from the Jackson trial. He talks about getting into makeup — and character — to portray Jackson, who he has been impersonating for the past decade.

Comments

 

Please keep your community civil. All comments must follow the NPR.org Community rules and terms of use, and will be moderated prior to posting. NPR reserves the right to use the comments we receive, in whole or in part, and to use the commenter's name and location, in any medium. See also the Terms of Use, Privacy Policy and Community FAQ.