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Scott Weiland Doppelganger

Like Looking in a Mirror

8/22/2014 1:15 PM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
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On a purely visual level ... it's understandable how Beverly Hills cops got fooled by the guy claiming to be former Stone Temple Pilots frontman Scott Weiland

Jason Michael Hurley -- the guy who claimed he was Scott after getting busted for stealing razors and meth possession -- is the singer's spitting image.

In fact ... before his arrest he was boasting his attempt to create a cover band called Stone Tempered Pilots.

As we reported ... cops took Hurley at his word that he was Weiland ... and he was so convincing jailers put him in the celeb wing for 3 weeks and never had a doubt he was the famous singer.


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46.

Savage ShiHulk    

I don't think they look anything alike. I do not see the resemblance. TMZ and Beverly Hills Cops need to look with their eyes. lol

32 days ago
47.

sunflower    

Your article last night was meant to "stick it to" Scott Weiland (the real one). All the nasty comments, libel and slander included ,was prompted by your nasty mean-spirited site. You didn't apologize, and even tried to make it look like you were the "heroes" for calling the cops to figure out the mess. You failed on this one TMZ, hope you get sued. Stick to the K family you irresponsible jerks.

32 days ago
48.

keepinitrealincali    

No, he DOES NOT look like him!

32 days ago
49.

J4X    

You would have to be on meth to think they look alike. Different noses, different lips...

32 days ago
50.

vanessagotti    

Yet another FALSE STORY that was posted by TMZ LAST NIGHT. IS THIS UR WAY OF BACK TRACKING? lol SCOTT WEILAND SHOULD SUE TMZ

32 days ago
51.

_][ Character_Assassin ][_    

Both look like crackheads... lmao.

32 days ago
52.

mrs.deagle    

Aside from having no resemblance...they didn't check his ID for three weeks? Stupid cops.

32 days ago
53.

Cinner    

He looks nothing like him, what a crappy thing to do reporting that it was scott

32 days ago
54.

Jasmine30    

What makes me mad is you're saying the jail has a famous cell??? So not only do famous people never get in trouble but the few days they might get they actually have it easy?? And these two men could not look any more different.

32 days ago
55.

BellaJ    

I don't see a resemblance. Not at all!

32 days ago
56.

rdh91    

Another reason why TMZ is a joke

32 days ago
57.

Anna    

Hasn't Scott Weiland been arrested before? Wouldn't they have his fingerprints in the system as well as do***entation of his tattoos..etc...how could the police possibly think it was him? Something is off here....

32 days ago
58.

Lina    

Not even close. Delusional, much?

32 days ago
59.

JrzGrl    

Ummm- I don't see it. They don't look alike at all to me

32 days ago
60.

mniecko    

Nope, does not look like him! Plus, being held in jail for a month without positive ID? Crazy!

32 days ago
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