George Stephanopoulos Thought Bill Russell Was Morgan Freeman During The Live Inauguration Coverage

While President Obama’s second inauguration was underway, over on ABC Diane Sawyer and George Stephanopoulos¬†were giving colour commentary on the event. While going through the crowd,¬†Stephanopoulos thought¬†NBA Hall of Famer Bill Russell was “The Dark Knight Rises” actor Morgan Freeman.

Deadspin has the video.

Here’s the image of Bill Russell:

bill russell inauguration

Photo: ABC screencap

And, here’s an image of Morgan Freeman:

Morgan Freeman Dark Knight Rises NY Premiere

Photo: Getty

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