15 Famous Actors Who Were Nearly Cast In Big Roles In Your Favourite Films

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It’s a tempting question: would these films have flopped or soared with different actors in the lead roles? Pop culture is littered with casting near-misses – actors who just missed out on potentially career-defining performances for one reason or other. Here are our favourites…

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