13 Actors Who Winged It To Stardom

Look, actors can be dopes. Sometimes they think that if they can play pretend on film, they can go do that thing in real life. But surprisingly, sometimes they're also very good at their craft, and make amazing suggestions that make movies and shows exponentially better.

Here are some actors who did just that: Scratched an incredible suggestion out of their unfairly handsome brains. And the rest is pop culture.


Dee was suppOSED to be the stereotypical female voice of reason. IT'S ALWAYS SUNNYN IN PHILADELPHIA Kaitlin Olson wasn't having it, and at first tur


Tony Stark passed silently thanks to Robert Downey Jr. The screenwriters of Avengers: Endgame wrote several possible final lines and presented them to


13 Actors Who Winged It To Stardom


Jason Isaacs basically came up with Lucius Malfoy's whole appearance Harry Potter According to Isaacs, Lucius was originally supposed to wear a pinstr


Leonard Nimoy came up with Spock's nerve pinch. STAR TREK The original script had Spock KO the evil Captain Kirk double. Nimoy felt that didn't fit th


Lebowski Thor wasn't supposed to be a big part of Avengers: Endgame. II! Halfway through THE movie, Thor was supposed to revert back to his muscular


Jack Nicholson insisted McMurphy be the catalyst for the patient rebellion. ONE FLE OVER THE CUCKC'SNEST Director Milos Forman and Nicholson allegedly


Samuel L. Jackson came up with Valentine's lisp. Kingsman THE SECRET SERVICE Jackson based the lisp on his own experiences of growing up with a stutte


Louis Tully was SUPPOSED to be a swinging bachelor. The character was written as a portly young bachelor and indomitable swinger, with John Candy in


Mike Myers' last-minute change of mind gave Shrek his Scottish accent. SHREK After watching a rOugh cut of the movie, Myers decided the original Canad


Snake Plissken wasn't supposed to have an eyepatch. ESCAPE FROM YORK nEL It was Kurt Russell's idea. According to Russell, when he proposed the eyepat


Johnny Depp gave Jack Sparrow brain damage. PIRATES of the CARIBBEAIN Sparrow was originally supposed to be more or less a regular pirate. Depp decide


Samuel L. Jackson stopped Snakes On A Plane from getting renamed. SNAKES. ONA PLANE Jackson says that the movie's ridiculous title was one of the main