Angelina Jolie interested in playing Elizabeth Taylor in a new film Oscar-winner Angelia Jolie has expressed interest in playing screen icon Elizabeth Taylor in a new film that chronicles her and Richard Burton’s infamous love affair.

Catherine Zeta-Jones’ name has also been linked to the project, with Russell Crowe, Clive Owen and Colin Farrell all reportedly considering the role of the famed Welsh actor.

“Charlie Wilson’s War” director Mike Nichols is said to have expressed interest in helming the production. The big-screen biopic will be based on the book Furious Love: Elizabeth Taylor, Richard Burton and the Marriage of the Century by Sam Kashner and Nancy Schoenberger, which charts the famed couple’s story of love, divorce and remarriage, Entertainment Tonight reports.

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  • July 20, 2010 | Permalink |

    I think Angelina is not fit for this role,sorry.She thinks she is as beautiful as Liz Taylor?She is dull in comparison.

  • July 20, 2010 | Permalink |

    And she hasn’t Liz’s deepness.She is a very superficial person,this Angelina.

  • September 28, 2011 | Permalink |

    Russell Crowe is the perfect choice to play Richard Burton. On screen, they are so much alike it’s scary.

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