Skip to main content
  1. News
  2. Top News

Lindsay Lohan GTA V: Similar female image in GTA game, LiLo sues game makers

See also

A Lindsay Lohan GTA V case is bringing Lindsay Lohan back into the spotlight this week, as it appears that LiLo is suing the “Grand Theft Auto” game makers for using a similar female image — her likeness in a character — without permission. Lohan is allegedly wanting some “serious money” from the Rockstar company for electing to use her lookalike, though there has been no official comment from either party so far, WebProNews reports this Monday, Dec. 2, 2013.

The Lindsay Lohan GTA V issue came about after a TMZ source claimed that LiLo is suing the makers of the “Grand Theft Auto” game for creating a female character that was modeled after her image sans her say-so. Fans of the GTA 5 have since been playing through the game again in an effort to find out which female character might be the culprit, and the press release that two figures might be possible.

The first possible character is in fact shows on the cover of the popular GTA V game (as evidenced in the attached picture), while another Lindsay Lohan lookalike suspect is a celebrity in the game that continues to have serious problems with the paparazzi as well as her families. Due to her high compensation requests, it seems that the cover girl is the problem here.

Do you have any response to the Lindsay Lohan GTA V accusations? Do you believe the photo bears any resemblance to LiLo, or is the troubled star just looking for more attention over this “similar female image?”

A major problem that Lohan may face from Rockstar, however, is that there is another female claiming that she is in fact the source of the game’s cover character. Shelby Welinder, a popular model, claims that it was she who was in fact hired to pose and then be translated to the game.

“I worked for Rockstar Gaming and signed a release that said I’d be listed in the game credits,” Welinder said. Welinder also shared an image of payment in an attempt to show that Rockstar Games paid her for the likeness.



  • Mt. Everest avalanche
    Disaster strikes Mt. Everest as at least 12 people were killed in an avalanche
    Watch Video
  • Most Earthlike planet discovered
    The Kepler telescope has discovered the most Earthlike, possibly habitable planet yet
    Space News
  • Easter crosses create debate
    Easter crosses spark a debate of separation of church and state in Ohio
  • Chelsea Clinton is preggers
    Former first daughter Chelsea Clinton is pregnant with her first child
  • Stanley Cup playoffs
    The battle for Lord Stanley's Cup is on, don't miss a minute of playoff action
  • Ukraine discussed amongst U.S., E.U., Russia
    The U.S., E.U. and Russia agree on ways to diffuse the tension in Ukraine
    Watch Video

Related Videos:

  • Loch Ness
    <div class="video-info" data-id="518202054" data-param-name="playList" data-provider="5min" data-url=""></div>
  • Gun Violence campaign gets $50 million from New York Mayor
    <iframe width="560" height="315" src="//;autoplay=1"></iframe>
  • Family members of missing ferry passengers refuse to let them rise the ferry with cranes.
    <div class="video-info" data-id="517902149" data-param-name="playList" data-provider="5min" data-url=""></div>

User login

Log in
Sign in with your email and password. Or reset your password.
Write for us
Interested in becoming an Examiner and sharing your experience and passion? We're always looking for quality writers. Find out more about and apply today!