Erin Strecker
September 28, 2012 AT 08:05 PM EDT

In a new behind-the-scenes video for Liz & Dick, the producers point out the similarities between Elizabeth Taylor, and the woman who is portraying her, Lindsay Lohan. Touting “her first starring role in five years,” the video proclaims that “Lindsay is back.”

“It was the start of the exploitation of celebrity,” Grant Bowler, who portrays Richard Burton, explains. He also refers to Lohan as “pretty much Elizabeth Taylor reincarnated.”

“I’m a huge Elizabeth Taylor fan, and I relate to her on a lot of levels,” Lohan added. “Living in the public eye, dealing with the stress of what other people say, whether it’s true or not.”

Check out the video below:

Liz & Dick will air on Lifetime in November.

Read more:

‘Mean Girls’ rewind: See Tina Fey, Amy Poehler, and Lindsay Lohan perfect Kevin G’s rap — VIDEO

‘Liz & Dick’ teaser trailer: Lindsay Lohan in White Diamonds — VIDEO

Lifetime releases poster for ‘Liz & Dick’ — PHOTO

You May Like

Comments

EDIT POST