05/25/2012 03:58 pm ET Updated May 25, 2012

The Curse Of Lindsay Lohan: Does Playing Her Romantic Interest Doom A Career? (PHOTOS)

Lindsay Lohan has found the Richard Burton to her Elizabeth Taylor in the upcoming Lifetime movie "Liz & Dick."

Grant Bowler, who hails from Auckland, New Zealand, nabbed the role opposite Lohan, in the film that is supposed to help revive her film career. The 43-year-old actor isn't necessarily a recognizable face, but is perhaps best known for playing Vanessa Williams' boyfriend on "Ugly Betty," a werewolf on "True Blood" and for hosting the "The Amazing Race Australia."

Bowler has had a steady career in television, but could playing Lohan's romantic lead actually hurt his career?

It's definitely a possibility as it seems there's a surprisingly high number of young actors whose seemingly rising careers have plummeted after romancing Lohan on-screen.

We've gone through all the films starring Lohan in the past 10 years to assess the fates of the brave actors who were cast as her boyfriends, and the results aren't pretty:

The Curse Of Lindsay Lohan?