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"Behind the Candelabra"

Just like Liberace himself, Emmy nominee Michael Douglas rocked a multitude of rugs while portraying the flamboyant entertainer in HBO's award-winning film. But, Mr. Douglas wasn't the only one to sport faux follicles; Matt Damon – who played Liberace's lover Scott Thorson – had his fair share of hair pieces, including this early '80s-inspired coif.

'Behind the Candelabra'

May 13, 2013

Before Elvis, before Elton John, Madonna and Lady Gaga, there was Liberace: virtuoso pianist, outrageous entertainer and flamboyant star of stage and television. Liberace lived lavishly and embraced a lifestyle of excess both on and off stage. In summer 1977, handsome young stranger Scott Thorson walked into his dressing room and, despite their age difference and seemingly different worlds, the two embarked on a secretive five-year love affair. Debuting Sunday, May 26, exclusively on HBO.