When is Lindsay Lohan not on the brink of making a big comeback?
It's been a long and bumpy ride for the actress since her 1998 "Parent Trap" role, full of highs ("Mean Girls") and lows (run-ins with the law, violating probation, rehab stints, etc.). Hearing Lohan say she's ready to launch a project that'll kick her career back into fifth gear -- yes, that's a "Herbie Fully Loaded" reference -- isn't anything new.
Below, relive some of the star's noteworthy comeback attempts.
Singing of a broken heart
Taking on a more serious role
Scaring (or scarring) us all in a thriller
Expanding her resume
'Singing' on a Duran Duran track
Channeling Elizabeth Taylor
Popping up in sitcoms
Giving us a taste of reality