The trial that enraptured a nation is once again in the spotlight. 

Lifetime's Menendez: Blood Brothers is set to premiere on Sunday, giving viewers an intimate look into the lives of Lyle and Erik Menendez, the Beverly Hills brothers who were convicted of murdering their parents in 1996, with their trials dominating headlines for years in the mid-'90s. 

But given the recent true crime trend, their legal battles following the 1989 murders of Jose and Mary "Kitty" Menendez, Lyle and Erik are once again poised to be all over America's TV screens, just with actors now sporting their infamous pastel polos and expensive watches. 

Nico Tortorella and Mylo Olivier play Lyle and Erik in the TV movie, which will go into the alleged sexual abuse the brothers endured during their childhood, while Courtney Love makes a memorable turn as their mother, Kitty. 

Lifetime isn't the only network taking on the infamous trial, as NBC is set to premiere Law & Order True Crime: The Menendez Murders in the fall, with Emmy winner Edie Falco playing defense attorney Leslie Abramson and Gus Halper as Erik Menendez. And judging from the first trailer, it looks like their take may also showcase the brothers in a sympathetic light. 

Ahead of the June 11 premiere of Lifetime's movie, check out how the cast compares to their real-life counterparts: 

 

Erik Menedez, Lyle Menendez, Nico Tortorella, Myko Olivier, The Menendez Blood Brothers

AP Photo/Nick Ut, File; Liane Hentscher / Lifetime

Lyle Menendez, Nico Tortorella, The Menendez Blood Brothers

Ted Soqui/Sygma via Getty Images; Bettina Strauss/Menbros Productions Ltd. / A&E Networks / Lifetime

Erik Menendez, Myko Olivier, The Menendez Blood Brothers

Ted Soqui/Sygma via Getty Images; Bettina Strauss/Menbros Productions Ltd. / A&E Networks / Lifetime

Kitty Menendez, Courtney Love, The Menendez Blood Brothers

ABC; Liane Hentscher/Lifetime

Jose Menendez, Benito Martinez, The Menendez Blood Brothers

ABC; Liane Hentscher/Lifetime

Leslie Abramson, Meredith Scott Lynn, The Menendez Blood Brothers

Nick Ut/AP/REX/Shutterstock; Lifetime

Menendez: Blood Brothers premieres Sunday, June 11, at 8 p.m. on Lifetime. 

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