The first official photos for Lifetime's Biopic about Liz Taylor entitled "Liz & Dick" have been released. It will be starring Lindsey Lohan & Grant Bowler. The pair re-created a pose that Taylor and Richard Burton created in the 1967 movie Comedians. Lindsey has reportedly taken the role very serious. She has died her hair black, but she will also wear wigs to in some of the scenes. Lindsey is hoping this will be the role that gets her Hollywood career back on track. Of playing the role, Lindsey says:
"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."
Lindsay Lohan scored the role of playing a young Liz Taylor in Lifetime's up-and-coming tv movie "Liz and Dick". TMZ reports Lindsay is taking this role very serious. She has been studying up on Liz' life & looking at old interviews of Liz.
Lindsay wants to get the role spot on ranging from the way Liz held herself, dressed, interviewed, and acted. Lifetime is also serious about herthis acting role and have told her she must complete all of her probation requirments.
This is one of a series of things Lilo is during to rehab her career. She will also be hosting SNL in two weeks!
Update: Lindsay Lohan's come back is well underway. TMZ got footage of her court appearance today getting rave reviews from Judge Sautner who has been the presiding judge over her latest probation hearings. If she keeps it up, she will be well on her way to getting off probation and getting her acting career back on track!