RIP Elizabeth Taylor: linkspam

| Posted by Bel | The time is 10.16am here in Wellington NZ |

Just had her second child. Yeowzers.

From NPR: Legendary Actress Elizabeth Taylor Has Died
  • Audio and transcript with clips from movie
  • Slideshow
Fortunately for Liz, she aged into the era of Photoshopping.

The New York Times obituary: Elizabeth Taylor, Lifelong Screen Star, Dies at 79
  • Slideshow
  • Snazzy interactive timeline!
  • Lots of links to other great NYT articles
  • Obit is four pages long and crammed with details and quotes
  • Also: the obit writer died six years ago. HAWKWARD.
My necklace? This old thing?

Rotten Tomatoes: A list - and the Tomato Rating - of all Elizabeth Taylor's films

Apparently she did some others too? In black and white?

Richard Burton was the love of Liz's life. A lot of the time he was a total herk off to her, but you can read on the Peculiar Beauty blog as he describes her in his own words.

Read up on them just to hear about the diamond he gave her if nothing else.

The Telegraph obituary: Elizabeth Taylor: famous like no-one else
Plus yet another gorgeous slideshow from them too, focussing on Liz as a style icon.

Need we say more?

Do you want to bliss out on photos of NOT JUST Liz, but also James Dean and Dennis Hopper? Feast your eyes on this photographic celebration of Giant by The Selvedge Yard, which is about as long as the movie itself.

Love this. That's her on the mag cover too.

And of course there is paydirt over at LIFE.