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Elizabeth Taylor in 1991, left, and Katy Perry in 2019. Perry will narrate a podcast, “Elizabeth The First," about Elizabeth Taylor, debuting this spring. Image Credit: AP

Katy Perry is getting into the podcast business, narrating a series about another superstar, Elizabeth Taylor.

‘Elizabeth The First,’ produced by Perry, House of Taylor and Imperative, is a 10-episode series about Taylor as the original influencer.

Topics include how Taylor negotiated the first $1 million salary to star in 1963’s ‘Cleopatra,’ and the creation of a fragrance empire when celebrity-endorsed productions was not common or popular. Thirty years since its launch, White Diamonds remains a top global fragrance brand.

Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton seen in a still from the 1963 film, Cleopatra. Image Credit: IMDB

The podcast will also discuss how Taylor used her celebrity to call attention to HIV/AIDS and advocate for the LGBTQ community and include rare stories from people who knew her best.

In a statement, Perry says of Taylor: “Like most people, I was attracted to her glamour... I’m inspired by her bold activism, her constant boss moves in business, and through it all, an unapologetic way of loving — all things I try to live in my own life. It’s an honor to be able to share her story in this way.”

Katy Perry Image Credit: AFP

Adds the House of Taylor: “We believe wholeheartedly that this take on Elizabeth will resonate with audiences. Her story is timely. And, we’re excited for people to hear about her in a different light and see her the way we do.”

‘Elizabeth The First’ will debut later this spring on all major podcast platforms. Taylor died in 2011.