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Elizabeth Taylor Denies Biopic Starring Angelina Jolie

July 23, 2010 (9:07 am) GMT
'No one is going to play Elizabeth Taylor, but Elizabeth Taylor herself. Not at least until I'm dead,' she wrote on Twitter.
Elizabeth Taylor

has dismissed reports and are battling it out to portray her in a movie biopic, insisting no actress will be allowed to take the part during her lifetime.

Rumors began swirling earlier this month linking the two Oscar winners to a film adaptation of Sam Kashner and Nancy Schoenberger's book "Furious Love: Elizabeth Taylor, Richard Burton, and the Marriage of the Century." , and were among the big names being suggested as possible Burtons, while Mike Nichols was named as a favored director.

But Taylor has now slammed the speculation, insisting there is no movie and she would never let such a project go ahead. In a series of posts on her Twitter.com page she writes, "Hold your horses world. I've been hearing all kinds of rumors about someone being cast to play me in a film about Richard and myself. No one is going to play Elizabeth Taylor, but Elizabeth Taylor herself. Not at least until I'm dead, and at the moment I'm having too much fun being alive ...and I plan on staying that way. Happiness to all."

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