Pacino won’t meet Spector before portraying him

Posted on: 8:37 am, January 5, 2013, by , updated on: 08:31am, January 5, 2013

Al Pacino said on Friday he declined to meet famed record producer and convicted killer Phil Spector before portraying him in an HBO movie – only to find out he already had.

According to the Associated Press, a friend found a picture of a 20-year-old Pacino standing next to Spector. Pacino has no memory of the encounter.

“Phil Spector,” the HBO movie, premieres in March. The movie focuses on the client-attorney relationship between Spector and Linda Kenney Baden.

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