Bio Pics have been successful for two things: They rake in box-office money and bait in Oscar noms for its celebs. Word has it that a certain number of actresses from Reese Witherspoon to Elizabeth Olsen are gunning for the much coveted role of a young Hilary Clinton.

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The dramatic romanticization of a subject’s life whether famous, historically important or just plain notorious has always been a fascinating lure for movie goers. Though some biopics have inaccurately portrayed its subjects, maybe the first mistake lies with the casting of its stars.

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Let’s have a look at this season’s fresh batch of bio pics and see whether these stars have nailed the look of their characters.

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HBO’s Behind the Candelabra starring Matt Damon as Liberace’s lover Scott Thorson and Michael Douglas as Liberace himself.

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The made-for-TV movie directed by Steven Soderbergh was dubbed ‘too gay’ to be made by any movie studio.

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Al Pacino dons the ugliest wigs in the world. Don’t you agree?

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Taking on the role of notorious record producer Phil Spector- the man behind the Beatles and ‘Wall of Sound’ recording technique who was on trial for the murder of actress Lana Clarkson.

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Rumor has it,  method actor Al Pacino refused to sleep, eat and go to the bathroom without the huge hairpiece.

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A stick-thin Naomi Watts stars in the biopic about the beloved Princess Diana which explores the royal’s love affair with a heart surgeon. The film is set to premiere in London just days after the 16th anniversary of her car crash.