20 Famous Actors That Didn't Get The Part (For Dumb Reasons)
With all the hoops actors have to jump through to prove themselves, it's pretty incredible how flippantly a director can reassign a role.
Sometimes it's the actor's fault - like when someone uses "method acting" as an excuse to be a jerk-ass around the clock. Other times, an actor can get the boot for the crime of... not being Leah Remini?
Here are some of the dumber reasons an actor didn't get the job, or had it taken right out from under them: