To says there was some drama involved withÂ Lindsay Lohan‘s upcoming Lifetime biopicÂ Liz & DickÂ would be an understatement. A big one.
“Producing a movie with Lindsay is not for the faint of heart,” executive producerÂ Larry ThompsonÂ told reporters during a Wednesday morning conference call. “I turned 50 shades of white actually during the production.”
Even before the filmâin which Lohan stars asÂ Elizabeth Taylorâstarted shooting last summer, though, Thompson acknowledged that hiring the troubled actress came with several strings.
“We had serious challenges to deal with due to her probation and her history,” said Thompson. “Therefore we had to make a deal where there were pages and pages of âwhat if’ clauses. There never was a âwhat if she can act’ clause. It was about, âWhat if there is a car accident? What if there is a violation of her probation [and she's] incarcerated?’ Those âwhat ifs’ were plenty. She might be the most insured actress who ever walked on a soundstage. We tried to insure ourselves against things that could and, in fact, did happen.” • Read full story…