Fake Tim McGraw To Do Real NYC Marathon

With all the chatter about phony celebrities on Twitter, it’s easy to forget that there’s another entire realm of fakes: celebrity impersonators. The most famous, of course, are Elvis Presley impersonators, but a whole sub-industry exists in which people get paid for resembling the likes of Dolly Parton, Cher or George W. Bush. There’s also a Tim McGraw impersonator — a guy in Michigan that the singer’s real-life keyboard player, Jeff McMahon, likes to call the “Timposter.” And Tim’s organization is embracing the fake. In fact, impersonator Lee Crites has their Team McGraw’s total blessing as he prepares to run in the New York City Marathon in November to raise money for the Tug McGraw Foundation. Read More