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Elizabeth was born under the official name Taylor, Elizabeth Rosemond on February 27th, 1932. She died on March 23rd, 2011 in Los Angeles, California, USA (congestive heart failure). Known to her close friends as Liz, she has been a credited actor since the 1951 film A Place in the Sun.
Elizabeth Taylor was among a small handful of elite super star actors with global appeal. She has starred in seventeen films including the 1976 adventure film The Blue Bird as the character Maternal Love, the 1976 adventure movie The Blue Bird playing Mother and the 1976 adventure release The Blue Bird cast as Witch.
Elizabeth was a recognizable supporting cast member who's acting range makes her the top choice for a variety of roles. She has appeared in eight films including: the 1994 comedy film The Flintstones as the character Pearl Slaghoople, the 1988 biography movie Il giovane Toscanini playing Nadina Bulicioff and the 1974 documentary release That's Entertainment! cast as Narrator.
Elizabeth Taylor has earned salaries up to $2,500,000 for her acting and also participates in back end. Her most commercially successful project to date has been the 1994 comedy film The Flintstones, which brought in $131,000,000 at the box office.
In 1967 Elizabeth Taylor produced her first movie, the comedy film The Taming of the Shrew.
Elizabeth is a cultural icon, having been featured on the cover of at least two hundred and thirty-six magazines, captured in more than thirty-one pictorials, interviewed in over two publications and featured in thirty-nine magazine articles. She has been the subject of at least twenty-five books. She has been the subject of at least thirteen biographical films.
As an actor Elizabeth Taylor has been recognized by the Academy of Motion Pictures Art and Sciences on two occasions. Her first Oscar was for Best Actress for her portrayal of Gloria Wandrous in the 1960 film Butterfield 8. Elizabeth Taylor also won the Oscar for Best Actress for her role as Martha in the 1966 movie Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? .