Sean Patrick Smalls as Boston Celtics legend Larry Bird in Winning Time

Legendary actor Sean Patrick Small Boston Celtics Forward Larry Bird on HBO”Time to win: The rise of the Lakers dynastyThe series almost didn’t land the role, after actor Bo Burnham had to turn it down due to scheduling conflicts.

The actor who played the role of Larry Legend was recently indexed By Brian Alexander of USA TODAY, who saw how the actor developed Greater Boston. Born in 1992, the same year Bird retired from the NBA, Small’s appreciation for Bird’s style of play and skills, especially in shooting and passing, led him to modify his shot to resemble The Hick From French Lick. to match “Now I shoot even better like Brad,” he explained.

Makeup artists completed Small’s look by adding a bowl cut and mustache. “Even I was convinced after getting up from the makeup chair,” said the actor.

Even with the looks and the kicker, Small isn’t about to ask the genuine article whether his portrayal of Brad himself is true, perhaps in part because of the controversy several Los Angeles Lakers alumni have over their portrayal in the documentary drama.

“I don’t hit the bear,” Small said. “But hopefully, if he wants to reach out, I’ll have a beer with him whenever he wants.”

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