15 Original Casting Choices That Would’ve Ruined Everything

Damn hollywood you scary. Take a look at these totally real almost mistakes some fat cats nearly made. Much love - Virgin Mobile

1. Cusack was s’posed to play Walter White in Breaking Bad

We ain’t lying.

2. Connelly was up for the role of Veronica in Heathers

More real than not.

3. Kilmer nearly put Baby in the corner as Johnny Castle in Dirty Dancing

True dat.

4. Ringwald didn’t get to be Vivian Ward in Pretty Woman

Could of saved us a lifetime of Roberts.

5. Paltrow nearly skated away as Rollergirl in Boogie Nights

Yikes.

6. Nolte almost shot first as Han Solo in Star Wars

Nolte and all these guys, jeeze.

7. OJ almost killed Sarah Connor as the Terminator

Turns out OJ was “too nice”.

8. Blunt was oh so close to playing Black Widow in The Avengers

Scheduling conflict.

9. Cage came close to overacting his way through Superman

Burton too!

10. Pfieffer was the first choice to not hear lambs as Clarice Starling in The Silence Of The Lambs

Apparently the story was too creepy

11. Williams would have made a dull boy as Jack Torrance in The Shining

Too psychotic.

12. Travolta nearly went full Travolta as Forrest Gump in Forrest Gump

Like totally.

13. Stoltz actually shot half the movie as Marty McFly in Back To The Future

See for yourself.

14. America just wouldn’t have understood Smith as Neo in The Matrix

Wild Wild West was too good to turn down.

15. McConaughey was the first choice to drown as Jack Dawson in Titanic

True story.

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