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Meet the Child Actress Playing JonBenet Ramsey On Screen, Who Looks Just Like Her!


The cast of the forthcoming TV movie about the JonBenet Ramsey case, which continues to captivate the nation 20 years later, has opened up about the real-life characters they are portraying.

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Inside Edition went behind the scenes on the Vancouver set, where the new lifetime movie Who Killed JonBenet? is being filmed.

Payton Lepinski, who plays JonBenet, is the spitting image of the 6-year-old child found murdered in her Boulder, Colorado, home on Christmas Day in 1996.

Full hair and makeup treatments have the other actors remarkably made to look just like the famous characters in the real story.

Julia Campbell plays Patsy Ramsey. She says she headed into the role with some preconceived notions of the case.

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“When I started this my opinion of Patsy was exactly what the tabloids had out,” she said.

Michael Gill plays John Ramsey. He said: “Jon really made sure he was protecting everybody.”

The film will air later this fall.

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