It's the battle of the biopics!
Last fall, Lifetimes premiered Lindsay Lohan's "comeback" film Liz & Dick, chronicling Elizabeth Taylor's romance with Richard Burton. Now BBC has responded with its own version of the couple's tumultuous relationship, Burton and Taylor. So is the latest take on the infamous couple actually any better than the Lifetime bomb? Let's take a look:
Lindsay Lohan's highly anticipated turn as Elizabeth Taylor in Lifetime's Liz & Dick failed to make much of a splash with viewers in its premiere Sunday night.
The TV movie, also starring Grant Bowler as Richard Burton, averaged...
What unbecomes a legend most? Look no further than this long weekend's well-timed candidate for the TV Turkey Hall of Fame: Liz & Dick (Lifetime, Sunday at 9/8c), an epic of stunningly cynical and pathetic miscasting, a TV-movie so laughably inept it doesn't deserve to be on a first-name basis with anything resembling humanity.
The wait is almost over.
Lifetime has announced a premiere date for its highly-anticipated original movie Liz & Dick, the Elizabeth Taylor biopic starring Lindsay Lohan as the legendary actress. The movie will premiere on Lifetime on Sunday, Nov. 25 at 9/8c.
"Lindsay is back," or so says the new behind-the-scenes video for her upcoming TV movie Liz & Dick.
The new trailer wastes no time reminding viewers it's been five years since Lohan's last starring role, but Lifetime seems pretty confident this is the role that's going to put her back on the map. "She's pretty much...