‘Pam & Tommy’ Tells the Story Behind the Tape

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One of the most notorious tabloid scandals of the 1990s was the sex tape of Baywatch star Pamela Anderson and Mötley Crüe drummer Tommy Lee. It was one of the first videos to go viral.

HULU’s Pam & Tommy (Wednesdays beginning Feb. 2) is a comedic eight-episode limited series that claims to tell the true story behind the unauthorized release of the notorious tape, which was recorded privately during their honeymoon, as well as pokes fun at their whirlwind three-year marriage.

Lily James stars as Anderson and Sebastian Stan plays Lee. Costars include Nick Offerman, Taylor Schilling, Andrew Dice Clay and Seth Rogen (who is also an executive producer).