Perhaps this was one of the reasons for the transience of their relationship — a stormy love ended three months later. There was something about her as a person. Watch and have fun! Who was that brunette girl you fucked? Very quickly we seemed to… well, hit it off is the wrong phrase, but she made it effortless.
Some of Taylor's best-known roles were as the title character in Cleopatra where she met her two-time husband, Richard Burtonas Martha in Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?
Elizabeth Taylor: 'I owe it all to her'
Our friendship extended beyond the filming. Elizabeth Hurley wearing a see through dress at Pink Ribbon Ball at the Concertgebouw, in aid of breast cancer. We all knew something was happening between them. It would lead to heartbreak and personal humiliation. Books In Pictures - the story of love and romance: Elizabeth Taylor with Francesca Annis on the set of Cleopatra.