Oftentimes we fall in love with the characters from our favorite movies and TV shows, and it is hard to imagine anyone else in the role. Well, today’s movie and TV landscape could have looked very different from what we currently know, many actors passed on some of the biggest blockbusters in Hollywood, could be scheduling conflicts, pregnancy, or just not clicking with the script or plot of the film.
The reasons might vary, but it is still very interesting to try and imagine these roles being played by the actor the studio originally offered the part to. It also goes to show that the first choice is not always the best, because many of the actors who fell into the roles that others passed have made their careers blossom, or was just a perfect fit in the end.
Lets take a look at 13 actors who turned down very famous roles.