Home » Features » Movies » Liz & Dick

Liz & Dick

Liz & Dick is a 2012 biography drama film about Elizabeth Taylor. American actress Lindsay Lohan plays the role of Liz Taylor in the movie. It is Lindsay Lohan's attempt to make a comeback in the showbiz.The movie also stars Grant Bowler as Richard Burton, David Hunt and Tanya Franks.

Liz & Dick premiered on 25 November 2012. The premiere episode received an audience of 3.5 million viewers much less than what the producers had expected.

The movie is directed by Lloyd Kramer and is written by Christopher Monger.

Lindsay Lohan

Lindsay Lohan

Lindsay Lohan plays the role of Elizabeth Taylor in the movie. According to reports, Lindsay Lohan has been given the freedom to have a final decision in all the wardrobe decisions. Lindsay Lohan said that she is obsessed with the role. In a statement, she said "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,"

After several problems in her career and personal life prior to this movie, Lindsay Lohan believed that the role in Liz & Dick will help her restart her career.

Wardrobe Malfunction

While filming one of the first scenes for the biopic, Lindsay Lohan suffered a wardrobe malfunction. She was filming a scene aboard a boat in Marina Del Rey, California when the incident happened.

Grant Bowler

Australian actor Grant Bowler has been chosen to cast alongside Lindsay Lohan in the movie. He has landed the role ahead of George Clooney and Gerard Butler who is Linday's preferred choice for the role played by Bowler.

Liz & Dick in News

Elizabeth Taylor's lavish Cleopatra trailer goes under the hammer
The lavish and one-of-a-kind vanity van of the late Elizabeth Taylor, which was used on the set of 1963 movie classic 'Cleopatra' is all set to be auctioned off over the weekend.

LiLo puffing two packs of cigarettes every day on Liz and Dick set
Lindsay Lohan, who is shooting for a new lifetime movie, Liz 'n' Dick, has reportedly been smoking two packs of cigarettes a day on the set.

911 call made for 'unresponsive' LiLo termed as 'life-threatening'
The 911 call made when Lindsay Lohan was found unresponsive in her hotel room recently has been classed as "life-threatening."

LiLo's Liz Taylor biopic under investigation for possibly overworking cast
Elizabeth Taylor's biopic starring Lindsay Lohan is under investigation after she collapsed with exhaustion last Friday.

LiLo parties night away one day after being treated for exhaustion
Lindsay Lohan, who sparked health concerns after paramedics were called to her hotel room after she was found unconscious on Friday, was spotted partying past midnight at L.A. hotspot 'Chateau Marmont' the day after.

LiLo tweets 'cute' paramedics note to self post 911 scare
Lindsay Lohan tweeted a reminder to herself on Saturday, hours after paramedics were called to her Marina del Ray, Calif. penthouse by producers of her new movie 'Liz and Dick'.

Paramedics rush to treat 'unresponsive' LiLo after 911 call
Paramedics were called early on Friday after Lindsay Lohan was reported non-responsive at her Los Angeles hotel.

LiLo worried about going nude in new flick
Lindsay Lohan is having cold feet about doing nude scenes in the new movie 'The Canyons'.

LiLo 'snuck booze in wrecked Porsche'
Lindsay Lohan has dodged a serious problem after police confiscated an open container of alcohol in the trunk of the car that she crashed into a truck on Friday.

LiLo to star opposite p*rn star James Deen for 'The Canyons'
Lindsay Lohan has reportedly been cast opposite p*rn star James Deen in an upcoming flick 'The Canyons' and the duo is slated to begin shooting on July 9 in Los Angeles.

Truck driver says accident was all LiLo's fault
The driver of the truck that Lindsay Lohan crashed her car onto, has come forward to claim that the accident was entirely her fault.

LiLo released from hospital merely 2 hours after car accident
Lindsay Lohan was released from the hospital just two hours after the actress crashed her black Porsche while driving on the Pacific Coast Highway just before Friday noon.

LiLo hospitalised after car crash
Lindsay Lohan was taken to a hospital in Los Angeles after the actress crashed her black Porsche while driving on the Pacific Coast Highway just before Friday noon.

LiLo not acting in 'Gotti', says rep
Lindsay Lohan's representative has dismissed reports suggesting that the actress may return to the cast of mob movie 'Gotti', insisting an agreement with producers cannot be made.

LiLo goes bra-less in otherwise elegant ensemble
Lindsay Lohan, who generally favours skimpier outfits, attempted an elegant look to attend a photo shoot in West Hollywood, on Tuesday, but decided to forgo her bra.

LiLo confirmed to play Liz Taylor in biopic
Lindsay Lohan's comeback role as Elizabeth Taylor has officially been confirmed.

Comment on this story