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 Virgin Mobile Brand Publisher 1. Cusack was s’posed to play Walter White in Breaking Bad View this image › Via uproxx.com We ain’t lying. ID: 638142 2. Connelly was up for the role of Veronica in Heathers View this image › Via dvdtalk.com More real than not. ID: 638143 3. Kilmer nearly put Baby in the corner as Johnny Castle in Dirty Dancing View this image › Via listoftheday.blogspot.com True dat. ID: 638145 4. Ringwald didn’t get to be Vivian Ward in Pretty Woman View this image › Via businessinsider.com Could of saved us a lifetime of Roberts. ID: 643407 5. Paltrow nearly skated away as Rollergirl in Boogie Nights View this image › Via entertainment.howstuffworks.com Yikes. ID: 643352 6. Nolte almost shot first as Han Solo in Star Wars View this image › Via myfivebest.com Nolte and all these guys, jeeze. ID: 638146 7. OJ almost killed Sarah Connor as the Terminator View this image › Via imdb.com Turns out OJ was “too nice”. ID: 638147 8. Blunt was oh so close to playing Black Widow in The Avengers View this image › Via nydailynews.com Scheduling conflict. ID: 643364 9. Cage came close to overacting his way through Superman View this image › Via supermansupersite.com Burton too! ID: 638148 10. Pfieffer was the first choice to not hear lambs as Clarice Starling in The Silence Of The Lambs View this image › Via epixhd.com Apparently the story was too creepy ID: 638149 11. Williams would have made a dull boy as Jack Torrance in The Shining View this image › Via imdb.com Too psychotic. ID: 638150 12. Travolta nearly went full Travolta as Forrest Gump in Forrest Gump View this image › Via therewesaidit.blogspot.com Like totally. ID: 643387 13. Stoltz actually shot half the movie as Marty McFly in Back To The Future View this image › Via youtube.com See for yourself. ID: 638151 14. America just wouldn’t have understood Smith as Neo in The Matrix View this image › Via omg-facts.com Wild Wild West was too good to turn down. ID: 638152 15. McConaughey was the first choice to drown as Jack Dawson in Titanic View this image › Via sodahead.com True story. ID: 643435 Much Love, Virgin Mobile ID: 638163 16. VirginMobileLive.com VirginMobileLive.com ID: 638164 Check out more articles on BuzzFeed.com! More ▾ Facebook Conversations Next On Virgin Mobile› 15 Food Instagrams That Are So Bad They’re Actually... Next On Virgin Mobile› 6 Texts To Copy And Paste To Break Up With Your S.O.... Special Reactions Your Reaction? Sorry, but you can only react up to 3 times! Oops! It looks like you've already used that reaction on this post. You are signed in as . I know, right? Will your friends agree? Share this Link 15 Original Casting Choices That Would've Ruined Everything http://www.buzzfeed.com/virginmobilelive/15-ori... Damn hollywood you scary. Take a look at these totally real almost mistakes some fat cats nearly ... Your link was successfully shared! Facebook Conversations Preview Your Response Add Your Response Text Image Video Link Title Thumbnail (Allowed HTML Tags: <a href=""> <b> <i> <em> <strong>) Title URL () Hey! This video may have privacy restrictions. Ensure that it is publicly visible to everyone. Description (Allowed HTML Tags: <a href=""> <b> <i> <em> <strong>) Title Image Link Image To (optional) Description (Allowed HTML Tags: <a href=""> <b> <i> <em> <strong>) Title Thumbnail Title Link URL Share this on Facebook (Connected as [Disconnect]) Cancel Loading... ∨ Create Full Post ∧ Create Simple Post You are signed in as Please Validate Your Email Nice Work! Thanks For Contributing! × Don't forget to share! Want to add another one? Go for it! Contributions Load More x Please enter the CAT-CHA Catcha question... Promoted Promoted by BuzzFeed Staff Sponsored Follow @virginmobileusa Tweets by @virginmobileusa Top Posts From Virgin Mobile 15 Food Instagrams That Are So Bad They’re Actually Works Of Art 6 Texts To Copy And Paste To Break Up With Your S.O.