Helena Bonham Carter Steps Into Elizabeth Taylor Role

Will Helena Bonham Carter get better reviews playing Elizabeth Taylor than Linsday Lohan did? INSIDE EDITION has the scoop on the new TV movie.

It's the new TV movie about legendary lovers Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton. This film stars actress Helena Bonham Carter as Liz, and Dominic West will play Burton.  

The movie comes one year after Lindsay Lohan was widely panned for her portrayal of Elizabeth Taylor in the lifetime move Liz & Dick.

Helena Bonham Carter, who recently starred in Les Miserables, is hoping for a better reaction.

So, who do you think makes a more convincing Elizabeth Taylor?  Lindsay Lohan or Helena Bonham Carter?

In an INSIDE EDITION Facebook poll, 30 percent of you said Lindsay Lohan and 70 percent said Helena Bonham Carter.

Burton and Taylor premieres Wednesday, October 16,' on BBC America.