Latest Richard Burton News

Peter O'toole Funeral To Be Attended By Ex-wife Sian Phillips

By Lauren James | 17th December 2013

Peter O'Toole's death on the 14th December has brought a renewed interest in the actor and his lengthy and illustrious career as well as people emerging from the fray to attest to the star's character...

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'Burton And Taylor' Re-imagined By Carter & West, But Was There Any Chemistry?

By Lauren James | 23rd July 2013

It was the real-life and onscreen romance that fascinated millions and now the unique romance of Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton has yet again been brought back to life in the BBC4 biopic, Burton and...

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Bonham-carter And West As 'Burton And Taylor' - Bbc4'S Last Drama Hurrah [Pictures]

By Jack de Aguilar | 18th July 2013

The BBC Four biopic Burton And Taylor will - as Drama Commissioning Controller Ben Stephenson puts it – see them "go out with a bang,” of original drama, anyway. The TV movie details the relationship...

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"All The World's A Stage": Shakespeare's Globe To Take The Bard On Global Tour

By Lauren James | 16th July 2013

Shakespeare's Hamlet, a play thought to have been originally penned in 1603, is going on tour as part of production company Shakespeare's Globe celebrating the 450th anniversary of the Bard's birth and 400 years since...

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Helena Bonham-carter And Dominic West In Bbc's Burton And Taylor Biopic: First Pic Released

By Lauren James | 5th June 2013

Dominic West [L] As Richard Burton and Helena Bonham-Carter [R] as Elizabeth TaylorThe first picture has been released by the BBC showing Helena Bonham-Carter and Dominic West in full costume as one of Hollywood's most...

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Richard Burton And Elizabeth Taylor Snuggle Up Together On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame

By Jack de Aguilar | 2nd March 2013

Richard Burton - who died in 1984, aged 58 and starred alongside Elizabeth Taylor in 11 films – has been received his very own star on The Hollywood Walk of Fame, The BBC Reports.Speaking at...

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Can Anne Hathaway Outdo Elizabeth Taylor In 'The Taming Of The Shrew'?

By Michael West | 16th January 2013

Anne Hathaway is likely to pick up the Best Supporting Actress prize at the Oscars in February, though it's likely she'll be competing for Best Actress upon the release of writer Abi Morgan's adaptation...

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An Inspired Choice - Lindsay Lohan As Elizabeth Taylor Works For All The Wrong Reasons

By Hayley Avron | 25th November 2012

It looks as though the decision to cast Lindsay Lohan as Elizabeth Taylor in Liz and Dick was both an inspired choice and a terrible one, all at once. The very idea that Lohan may...

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Lindsay Lohan In Liz And Dick, Bitten Off More Than She Could Chew?

By Lorna Greville  | 16th November 2012

The run up to Lifetime's Elizabeth Taylor biopic Liz & Dick has been as controversial as Liz's own life, and as anticipated as any of her movies. Sadly, all this hype has largely been due...

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‘Liz And Dick’ Date Announced: Lindsay Lohan Movie Will Premiere In November

By Hayley Avron | 2nd October 2012

Lindsay Lohan’s Liz & Dick will premiere on Lifetime on November 25, 2012. Amidst the persistent tabloid dramas, it’s easy to forget that Lindsay Lohan has been trying to revive her ailing career. However, the...

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Fans Get Sneak Peak Into Lindsay Lohan ‘Liz & Dick’ Film

By Joe Wilde | 21st September 2012

Lindsay Lohan has given fans their first peak at the upcoming TV movie Liz & Dick with a brand new teaser trailer of the biopic of the former screen siren Elizabeth Taylor and her tumultuous...

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Arrested In New York After Hit And Run: Is Lindsay Lohan In Trouble Again?

By Contributor | 19th September 2012

Oh no Lindsay Lohan, what is Judge Sautner going to say? The controversial star was kept on a tight disciplinary leash by the judge during her probation period relating to her infamous jewellery theft case...

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