Watch the cast's new Lakers series from HBO compare them to their real-life counterparts

If you like basketball, there's a good chance you'll be hooked on HBO's Winning Time: The Rise of the Lakers Dynasty.

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HBOIf you like basketball, there's a good chance you'll be hooked on HBO's Winning Time: The Rise of the Lakers Dynasty. The drama is a dark comedy that offers a glimpse into the rise of the Lakers dynasty in the early 1980s. It also has the makings of a fantastic historical piece about Los Angeles. Of course, any show about Hollywood will also have a star-studded cast. It features the likes of John C. Reilly, Adrien Brody, Jason Segel, Jason Clark, Michael Chiklis, Gillian Jacobs and Wood Harris. But several other actors, including former University of California basketball player Solomon Hughes, will be making their television debuts with this show. The series debuts Sunday, March 6 at 9 p.m. Easter time. Take a look at the cast below, then compare the actors to their real-life counterparts. RELATED: Watch the amazing debut trailer for HBO's new Lakers series Jerry Buss (played by John C. Reilly) Jerry West (Jason Clarke) Magic Johnson (Quincy Isaiah) Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (Dr. Solomon Hughes ) Norm Nixon (DeVaughn Nixon) Earvin Johnson Sr. (Rob Morgan) Chick Hearn (Spencer Garrett) Donald Sterling (Kirk Bovill) Jeanie Buss (Hadley Robinson) Michael Cooper (Delante Desouza) Pat Riley (Adrien Brody)‌ Chris Riley (Gillian Jacobs) David Stern (Andy Hirsch) Paul Westhead (Jason Segel) Bill Sharman (Brett Cullen) Richard Pryor (Mike Epps) Debbie Allen (Ta'Nika Gibson) Adrian Dantley (Terence Davis) Spencer Haywood (Wood Harris) Red Auerbach (Michael Chiklis) Jerry Tarkanian (Rory Cochrane) Share Share Share Share Share Share Share Share Share Share Share Share Share Share Share Share Share Picture Picture Picture Picture Picture Picture Picture Picture Picture Picture Picture Picture Picture Picture Gallery Gallery Gallery Gallery Gallery Gallery Gallery Gallery Gal lery gallery gallery gallery gallery gallery gallery gallery gallery gallery gallery gallery gallery gallery gallery gallery gallery gallery gallery on Facebook on Facebook on Facebook on Facebook on Facebook on Facebook on Facebook on Facebook on Facebook on Facebook on Facebook on Facebook on Facebook on Facebook on Facebook on Facebook on Facebook on Facebook on Facebook on Twitter on Twitter on Twitter on Twitter on Twitter on Twitter on Twitter on Twitter on Twitter on Twitter on Twitter on Twitter on Twitter on Twitter on Twitter on Twitter on Twitter on Twitter via SMS via SMS via SMS via SMS via SMS via SMS via SMS via SMS via SMS via SMS via SMS via SMS via SMS via SMS via SMS via SMS via SMS via SMS via SMS via email via email via email via email via email via email via email via email via email via email via email via email v via email via email via email via email via Email https://ftw.usatoday.com/ gallery/hbo-lakers-show-john-c-reilly-adrien-brody-jason-segel-magic-johnson-actor https://ftw.usatoday.com/gallery/hbo-lakers-show-john-c-reilly -adrien-brody-jason-segel-magic-johnson-actor https://ftw.usatoday.com/gallery/hbo-lakers-show-john-c-reilly-adrien-brody-jason-segel-magic-johnson- actor https://ftw.usatoday.com/gallery/hbo-lakers-show-john-c-reilly-adrien-brody-jason-segel-magic-johnson-actor https://ftw.usatoday.com/gallery/ hbo-lakers-show-john-c-reilly-adrien-brody-jason-segel-magic-johnson-actor https://ftw.usatoday.com/gallery/hbo-lakers-show-john-c-reilly-adrien -brody-jason-segel-magic-johnson-actor https://ftw.usatoday.com/gallery/hbo-lakers-show- john-c-reilly-adrien-brody-jason-segel-magic-johnson-actor https ://ftw.usatoday.com/gallery/hbo-lakers-show-john-c-reilly-adrien-brody-jason-segel-magic-johnson-actor https://ftw.usatoday.com/gallery/hbo- lakers-show-john-c-reilly-adrien-brody-jason-sails-magic-johnson-actor https://ftw.usatoday.com/gallery/hbo-lakers-sh ow-john-c-reilly-adrien-brody-jason-segel-magic-johnson-actor https://ftw.usatoday.com/gallery/hbo-lakers-show-john-c-reilly-adrien-brody-jason -segel-magic-johnson-actor https://ftw.usatoday.com/gallery/hbo-lakers-show-john-c-reilly-adrien-brody-jason-segel-magic-johnson-actor https://ftw .usatoday.com/gallery/hbo-lakers-show-john-c-reilly-adrien-brody-jason-segel-magic -johnson-actor https://ftw.usatoday.com/gallery/hbo-lakers-show- john-c-reilly-adrien-brody-jason-segel-magic-johnson-actor https://ftw.usatoday.com/gallery/hbo-lakers-show-john-c-reilly-adrien-brody-jason-segel -magic-johnson-actor https://ftw.usatoday.com/gallery/hbo-lakers-show-john-c-reilly-adrien-brody-jason-segel-magic-johnson-actor https://ftw.usatoday .com/gallery/hbo-lakers-show-john-c-reilly-adrien-brody-jason-segel-magic-johnson -Actor https://ftw.usatoday.com/gallery/hbo-lakers-show-john- c-reilly-adrien-brody-jason-segel-magic-johnson-actor https://ftw.usatoday.com/gallery/hbo-lakers-show-john-c-reil ly-adrien-brody-jason-segel-magic-johnson-actor https://ftw.usatoday.com/gallery/hbo-lakers-show-john-c-reilly-adrien-brody-jason-segel-magic-johnson -actor https://ftw.usatoday.com/gallery/hbo-lakers-show-john-c-reilly-adrien-brody-jason -segel-magic-johnson-actor https://ftw.usatoday.com/gallery /hbo-lakers-show-john-c-reilly-adrien-brody-jason-segel-magic-johnson-actor https://ftw .usatoday.com/gallery/hbo-lakers-show-john-c-reilly- adrien-brody-jason-segel-magic-johnson-actor https://ftw.usatoday.com/gallery/hbo-lakers-show-john-c-reilly-adrien-brody-jason-segel-magic-johnson-actor https://ftw.usatoday.com/gallery/hbo-lakers-show-john-c-reilly-adrien-brody-jason-segel-magic-johnson-actor https://ftw.usatoday.com/gallery/hbo -lakers-show-john-c-reilly-adrien-brody-jason-segel-magic-johnson-actor https://ftw.usatoday .com/gallery/hbo-lakers-show-john-c-reilly-adrien- brody-jason-segel-magic-johnson-actor https://ftw.usatoday.com/gallery/hb o-lakers-show-john-c-reilly-adrien-brody-jason -sail-magic-johnson-actor


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