“I Wanted That”: 11 Actors Who Lost Out on Parts They Fought For

Acting, as a career, is rife with rejection—even for Hollywood’s elite. For every function that an actor takes place to e-book, there

are dozens of hopefuls gunning for the component. And sometimes, dropping out on the part stings. Just ask Amanda Seyfried, 

who these days discovered that she auditioned to play Glinda inside the two-part Wicked film even as filming her Emmy-nominated

turn as Elizabeth Holmes in The Dropout “Last summer time while I turned into playing Elizabeth, at the weekends

I become auditioning in character to play Glinda within the movie version of Wicked,” Seyfried told Backstage, sharing 

 simply how badly she wanted to play the part that in the long run went to pop star Ariana Grande. “Because I wanted it that lots that I turned 

into like, You understand what? Yeah, I should play the closing scene of The Dropout on Tuesday I’ll provide my Sunday to you.

I literally bent over backwards while playing the hardest position of my lifestyles Seyfried is not the handiest actor to specific 

unhappiness after getting handed over for a plum position Jessica Biel discussed her dismay over auditioning for The Notebook even as 

protected in blood (she become filming Texas Chainsaw Massacre at the time) and losing the component to Rachel McAdams. 

In an alternate universe, Matthew McConaughey is protecting Gwyneth Paltrow at the bow of a ship on the poster for Titanic. 

“I wanted that. I auditioned with Kate Winslet,” McConaughey stated on THR’s Awards Chatter podcast “Walked faraway 

from there pretty confident that I had it. I didn’t get it. I in no way got offered that.” Here’s an casual list of greater stars who laid all of it on the 

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