20 iconic roles that just did not play the other actors

Sometimes, the actor refused to star in the film, which seems to him uninteresting. As a result, the film is breaking all box office records and enters the history of world cinema. And it happens and so: someone invited to the role, but he was busy on another project

. We are in the Website have tried to cast the role of worship, they just did not play.

Jennifer Lawrence in the role of Bella "Twilight»

The actress auditioned for the female lead in the famous vampire saga "Twilight", as she is a big fan of this product. But she went on to be the Type cold and fragile Bella.

Jensen Ackles in the role of Captain America

The actor could well play Captain America, but he was busy on other projects, and he had to abandon this idea.

Robin Williams in the role of Jack Torrance "The Shining»

In the role of a manic protagonist "The Shining" movie is very hard to imagine Robin Williams. Nevertheless, the director Stanley Kubrick rejected his candidacy, because it seemed to him - please! -. Too psychotic

Scarlett Johansson in the role of Lisbeth Salander "The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo»

Directed by David Fincher considered Scarlett Johansson too sexy for the role. We think he was right. Well, not like Scarlett in the androgynous and asocial hakershu.

Will Smith in the role of Django Unchained

Will Smith wanted to Tarantino rewrote the script, giving the murder of villain is Django. According to Will, without this it turned out that Jango seemed not the protagonist. "I only play a major role," - he said. Tarantino Will not agreed.

Bruce Willis in the role of Sam "Ghost»

It is difficult to imagine Bruce in this role, although the director of the film seen in the role of his. Yes, and the main female role was played by his wife Demi Moore. Star militants felt that the movie fails at the box office.

Emily Blunt as Black Widow Universe Marvel

In films Marvel Universe, instead of Scarlett Johansson, we could see Emily Blunt. But, she said, there were proposals for filming "somehow wrong time».

Nicolas Cage in the role of The Wrestler

Nicolas Cage wanted to give a role to a friend, actor Mickey Rourke, who by that time mired in drunkenness and unsuccessful roles. And I must say, Rourke very harmoniously blended into the film, because he is a former boxer.

Gwyneth Paltrow in the role of Rose "Titanic»

Though it is difficult to imagine another actress Kate Winslet on the ground, but James Cameron at first she was not impressed. He wanted to see in its place Gwyneth. But all was resolved you know in whose favor thanks to the tenacity of Kate Winslet.

Angelina Jolie in the role of Ryan Stone «Gravitation»

First, the main role in the sci-fi drama was approved by Angelina Jolie. But this time she filmed her own film "In the Land of Blood and Honey", and it had to be abandoned. They say she is very mad at Sandra Bullock.

Leonardo DiCaprio in the role of a psychopath "American Psycho»

DiCaprio would play the protagonist of the film "American Psycho", but the director had seen in this role only Christian Bale. We are, in general, we will not argue with him.

Kim Basinger in the role of Miranda Priestly, "The Devil Wears Prada»

On the role of chief editor in "The Devil Wears Prada» auditioned Kim Basinger. But in the end approved by Meryl Streep, and now it seems that it was created for this role.

Reese Witherspoon in the role of Marla Singer «Fight Club»

Another director's idea of ​​a series of "how could such a thing come to mind?". First on the female lead of the film "Fight Club" named Reese Witherspoon, but she felt for this role "too grim". We think she was right.

Sean Connery in the role of Gandalf's "Lord of the Rings»

First actor has been offered the role of the wizard Gandalf in the trilogy "The Lord of the Rings" was Sean Connery. He rejected the role, as this story with elves and hobbits seemed to him very strange. By the way, his consent would make him the highest paid actor in the history.

Jim Carrey in the role of Loki "Thor»

And how do you Jim Carrey in this role? After all, he was the main contender for the role of Loki in the film "Thor." But it played a much less well-known actor Tom Hiddleston and famous.

John Travolta in the role of Forrest Gump

John Travolta has refused "strange" role. What he admitted later very much regretted.

Marilyn Monroe in the role of Holly Golightly "Breakfast at Tiffany»

author of the novel "Breakfast at Tiffany's" dreamed that in his film adaptation of Marilyn played. They say she was even approved. But as soon as the producers learned that Audrey Hepburn has expressed interest for the role they have chosen it.

Again Will Smith as Neo "Matrix»

Will Smith at that time chose to star in the movie "Wild Wild West", which failed at the box office. Later he said that he did not feel ready for such a landmark role. But Keanu Reeves was ready for millions of movie lovers are grateful to him.

Jeremy Irons in the role of Hannibal Lecter "Silence of the Lambs»

We did not see Jeremy Irons in the role of a maniac in the film "Silence of the Lambs", as he did not want to play such a cruel man. Anthony Hopkins, apparently thought otherwise perfectly played the evil genius, for which he received the "Oscar».

Madonna in the role of Frida Kahlo

Madonna really wanted to be reincarnated as a Mexican artist, as she is a big fan of it. But the filmmakers chose Salma Hayek, who played superbly.

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