It’s finally official. Lindsay Lohan will play Elizabeth Taylor in Lifetime’s upcoming biopic, Liz & Dick. The film will focus on the late icon’s turbulent romance with Richard Burton. Lifetime released a statement saying,
“We are thrilled Lindsay will portray beloved Hollywood legend Elizabeth Taylor. She is one of the rare actresses who possesses the talent, beauty and intrigue to capture the spirit of such a provocative icon.”
“I have always admired and had enormous respect for Elizabeth Taylor. She was not only an incredible actress but an amazing woman as well. I am very honoured to have been asked to play this role.”
This is the perfect opportunity for her to prove that she is serious about getting her career back on track and reminding people how talented of an actress she is. Please Lindsay, don’t fu*k this one up.