Lindsay Lohan To Play Elizabeth Taylor

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(CNN) - Lindsay Lohan has a new acting gig.  Lifetime Network confirms the troubled actress is set to star as Elizabeth Taylor in the T-V film "Liz and Dick."  The movie chronicles Taylor's romance with actor Richard Burton, who she married and divorced twice.

Filming is scheduled to begin in June.

Lohan is trying to make a comeback.

Her probation on felony drunken driving convictions ended last month.