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Mock Trial: E! Coverage Features Jackson Impersonator

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Mock Trial: E! Coverage Features Jackson Impersonator

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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

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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.