updated 06/05/2012 AT 3:50 AM ET
•originally published 06/04/2012 AT 5:00 PM ET
The young star, 25, was snapped Monday wearing a leopard print, one-piece bathing suit, glamorous sunglasses and long dark locks while filming the Lifetime Original movie about the life of the late Hollywood legend.
The movie, Liz & Dick, also stars True Blood actor Grant Bowler as Taylor’s husband, Richard Burton. The film focuses on the couple’s tumultuous relationship.