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Christina Ricci Reprising Lizzie Borden Role

Christina Ricci is reprising her role as Lizzie Borden for a limited series on Lifetime. She once played Lizzie Borden on the network, alongside Clea DuVall, who played her sister–in Lizzie Borden Took An Ax. DuVall is also reprising her role. Both will appear in Lizzie Borden: The Fall River Chronicles, a fictionalized account of Borden’s life after she was …

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Christina Ricci To Play Lizzie Borden On New Fictional Series

Christina Ricci will step into the shoes of infamous suspected murderer Lizzie Borden, but this time around the story will be based in fiction rather than fact. Ricci has reportedly signed on to play Borden for Lifetime in a limited series called Lizzie Borden: The Fall River Chronicles, a follow-up to the successful television movie the network aired earlier this …

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‘Lizzie Borden’ Star Christina Ricci, EP Judith Verno Offer Insight About The Film

“Lizzie Borden took an axe, and gave her mother forty whacks. When she saw what she had done, she gave her father forty-one.” Although the skipping-rope rhyme may sound relatively playful when heard by children at play, its lyrics have a deep, dark origin that traces back to the 1800s. Lizzie Borden isn’t just some fictitious character of old folklore being brought to life …

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Christina Ricci: Drawn to Ax-Swinging Lizzie Borden

Christina Ricci, 33, is a beautiful girl, but her connection to infamous, ax-swinging murderer Lizzie Borden is questionable. The actress, who stars in the title role in the Lifetime film Lizzie Borden Took an Ax, says she is drawn to people who have issues. “I’m interested in people who are troubled. Their behavior comes from their neuroses. I loved the …

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Christina Ricci Lizzie Borden Poster Excites Fans

Christina Ricci is known for playing dark roles really well. Her mysterious look, unique style and charm have allowed her to win some coveted acting parts. The poster of her latest film, a Lifetime movie titled, Lizzie Borden Took An Ax was recently released and Ricci looks better than ever. The poster shows Ricci on a large staircase holding a …

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Christina Ricci Wields Blood Splattered Ax In New Movie

Christina Ricci looks horrifically murderous as she wields a blood-spattered ax posturing as the infamous Lizzie Borden. The real Lizzie Borden was an American woman who was tried and acquitted in 1892 of the ax murders of her stepmother and father in Massachusetts. The case has become folklore among Americans and although Borden was acquitted, Lifetime seems to have convicted …

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Christina Ricci Poster Promises Carnage In New Flick

Christina Ricci has played a wide array of characters over the years, but her most recent project is about a subject that has aroused curiosity for over a century, and a new poster for the film has taken the web by storm. “Lizzie Borden Took An Ax”, an upcoming Lifetime movie, tells the story of the young woman accused of …

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Lizzie Borden Trial Lawyer’s Journals Recently Discovered

Did you ever learn this ditty when you were a kid? Lizzie Borden took an ax, And gave her mother forty whacks; When she saw what she had done She gave her father forty-one. It’s a grim rhyme, no? In case you’re not familiar with it, the melody refers to Lizzie Borden, a young woman of late 19th century Massachusetts …

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