Tag Archives: Richard Burton

Lindsay Lohan’s ‘Liz and Dick’ costar chosen

HollywoodNews.com: It looks like Lindsay Lohan finally has a costar for the upcoming Lifetime film ‘Liz and Dick.’ It is reported that ‘True Blood’ star Grant Bowler will be playing Richard Burton opposite of Lohan’s Elizabeth Taylor, states RadarOnline. It was previously rumored that Lindsay wasn’t pleased with the casting[...]

Lindsay Lohan reportedly unhappy with ‘Liz and Dick’ casting

HollywoodNews.com: Lindsay Lohan is reportedly working hard getting ready to film the Elizabeth Taylor Lifetime biopic ‘Liz and Dick,’ but it sounds like there is one thing stalling the process. It is being rumored that Lindsay is unhappy with the casting choices for the role of Richard Burton, states RadarOnline.[...]

TMZ Was Wrong About Elizabeth Taylor’s Resting PLace

By Roger Friedman HollywoodNews.com: Elizabeth Taylor, who converted to Judaism in 1959, is getting a Jewish funeral today at Forest Lawn cemetery in Glendale, California. It has absolutely nothing to do with Michael Jackson being entombed nearby. It’s simply the preferred cemetery. Yesterday TMZ made a big deal out of[...]

Elizabeth Taylor: Looking back at an adventure

By Marilyn Beck and Stacy Jenel Smith HollywoodNews.com: RIP Elizabeth Taylor, the last great Hollywood film goddess…As the world says farewell to the actress-philanthropist, who died today at age 79, we also say goodbye to a kind of glamor that simply does not exist today. Here is a glimpse of[...]

Carrie Fisher on the impact of dad’s death on his exes

By Greg Hernandez HollywoodNews.com: Carrie Fisher, whose HBO special ‘Wishful Drinking’ debuted last Sunday, talked to the ‘Los Angeles Times’ about a variety of topics recently, including her dedicating the show to her late father, singer Eddie Fisher. He had been a huge star in the ’50s when he was[...]

Eddie Fisher, singing star of the 50s and 60s, dies at 82

By Greg Hernandez HollywoodNews.com: Eddie Fisher, the singing star of the 50s and 60s whose personal life ended up overshadowing his career, has died at the age of 82. Fisher, the father of actresses Carrie Fisher and Joely Fisher, was married to movie star Debbie Reynolds in 1958 when he[...]

Elizabeth Taylor says she’s “having too much fun being alive”

HollywoodNews.com: Screen icon Elizabeth Taylor has spoken out about who she’d like to see play her in the upcoming biopic about her life. The Hollywood legend has stated that best person for the role is herself! “Hold your horses, world. I’ve been hearing all kinds of rumours about someone being[...]

Angelina Jolie interested in playing Elizabeth Taylor in a new film

HollywoodNews.com: 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[...]

Elizabeth Taylor reveals love letters from Richard Burton

By Roger Friedman HollywoodNews.com: Elizabeth Taylor has revealed for the first time her love letters from Richard Burton. They’re in the new issue of Vanity Fair. I can only imagine what VF had to pony up for the historic papers between the two superstars of the 60s and 70s. Liz[...]

Elizabeth Taylor weeps at Buckingham Palace tribute to her love Richard Burton

Dame Elizabeth Taylor had an emotional evening at Buckingham Palace Thursday at a gala to mark the 60th anniversary of the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama. It was announced at the gala that a bronze bust of her great love, Richard Burton, will be donated to the college[...]