See Helena Bonham Carter As Liz Taylor In BBC Drama
With McNulty from The Wire playing Richard Burton...
The first picture of Helena Bonham Carterand Dominic West as Liz Taylor and Richard Burton has been released by the BBC.
The Hollywood star and the actor who played McNulty in The Wire are appearing in a one-off feature-length drama about the legendary actors.
Based around the couple's ill-fated reunion for a production of Noel Coward's Private Lives in 1983, the drama is titled Burton And Taylor and is directed by Richard Laxton and will air on BBC Four in the UK.
Burton died from a brain haemorrhage in 1984 at the age of 59, while Taylor passed away in 2011 at the age of 79 - suffering from congestive heart failure.
They were portrayed by Lindsay Lohan and Grant Bowler in a Lifetime biopic last year.