13 Actors Who Didn’t Know They Have been Reduce Or Recast

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Getting cut back from his first movie led to Robert Pattinson’s Harry Potter audition!

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After an actor will get cast in a movie, they’ve lots to wait for — being on set, attending the premiere, and probably even exhibiting in a sequel.

Nonetheless, after filming, inside the sequel announcement, and even in the middle of the premiere, some actors uncover that the place they filmed will not be the character who made it onscreen.

Listed beneath are 13 actors whose roles had been cut back, dramatically decreased, or recast with out their information:


Kimberly J. Brown carried out Marnie Piper in Halloweentown, Halloweentown II: Kalabar’s Revenge, and Halloweentown Extreme.

Nonetheless, in Return to Halloweentown, Sara Paxton carried out Marnie.

No matter rumors that Kimberly didn’t return because of scheduling conflicts, she revealed in a 2013 YouTube video that she was “not going sure” why she was recast.

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“I was on the market and in a position to do it and had talked to them about most likely doing it, nevertheless Disney decided to go in a novel route,” she talked about.

Sara didn’t know why the place was being recast each. She suggested Hollywood.com, “I merely know they generally known as me and talked about, ‘Do you want to play Marnie?’ and I discussed, ‘Yeah!’”

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“They requested me if I was eager on collaborating in Marnie, and I discussed I was. It seemed like an entire lot of pleasant,” she talked about.


Terry Crews was cast as Captain Jericho in Terminator Salvation.

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Initially, his character was Lieutenant Barnes’s brother who obtained caught up in a raid on a Skynet base that John Connor lead inside the opening sequence.

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Nonetheless, all of his scenes had been cut back in post-production — aside from a shot the place his character is already ineffective.

He didn’t know that he was barely inside the movie anymore until the first time he watched the finished film.

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Timothée Chalamet carried out Tom in Interstellar.

On the screening, he was so dissatisfied that his place wasn’t as enormous as he’d anticipated that he “wept for an hour.”

He suggested Selection that he moreover felt like a “fraud” because of he “really had no career at this degree.”

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Harry Holland was cast to play a robber who’s caught by Spider-Man in Spider-Man: No Means Residence.

His upside-down stunt was the brainchild of his older brother Tom, who requested the stunt coordinator to “make it so he’s the opposite approach up” because of Harry had suggested him to “suck it up” when he complained about filming upside-down.

Nonetheless, Tom observed a cut back of the movie sooner than Harry did and realized that the scene had been cut back — which he revealed on The Graham Norton Present.


Peter Serafinowicz voiced Darth Maul in Star Wars: Episode I — The Phantom Menace.

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Not solely did he doc the strains, nevertheless he moreover visited the set and had a half-hour dialog regarding the character’s enchancment with director Ron Howard.

Nonetheless, the day after the premiere, he discovered two points by means of Twitter — (1) there had been a premiere, and (2) he wasn’t invited.

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Later, he realized one factor far more devastating by means of electronic message — he’d been modified by Sam Witwer, who voiced Darth Maul in Star Wars: The Clone Wars, Lego Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Out, and Star Wars Rebels.

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“They talked about it was increased for the continuity…nevertheless it absolutely was a bit disappointing,” he suggested Collider Stay.

He initially consider to take his kids and their buddies to watch the movie so he would possibly shock them, nevertheless he ended up not going to see it the least bit.


Abby Ryder Fortson carried out Cassie Lang in Ant-Man and Ant-Man and the Wasp, nevertheless after the five-year time-jump in Avengers: Endgame, Emma Fuhrmann took over the place.

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Nonetheless, all through Disney’s Investor Day bulletins in 2020, Emma realized — along with the rest of the net — that Kathryn Newton could be collaborating in Cassie inside the upcoming Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumania.

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Expressing her gratitude for the outpouring of help from followers on Twitter, Emma talked about, “I was as sad as you all had been to take heed to the data Thursday. I can solely hope that this suggests there’s one thing else for me in the best way ahead for the MCU.”

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She continued, “I’ll always be grateful to have been a part of the MCU [and] the most important movie of all time.”


Jack Whitehall voiced Gothi the troll priest in Frozen. He had one line: “I trollfully pronounce you man and partner.”

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He suggested The Tonight Present Starring Jimmy Fallon that when he went to see the movie in theaters, he realized that correct sooner than Gothi was imagined to ship his line, it cut back away to Elsa.

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He talked about that afterwards, he generally known as his agent, who apologized for forgetting to tell Jack that Disney had generally known as to say his half was decreased to a “non-speaking place.”

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Nonetheless, Jack obtained the ultimate chortle by making the story part of his stand-up routine.


Adrien Brody carried out Corporal Geoffrey Fife in The Skinny Crimson Line — and he was imagined to be the star.

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He did boot camp to rearrange for the place, after which he spent six months filming inside the Australian outback.

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Nonetheless, when he obtained once more to the US, he discovered that his place had been decreased to a minor character. He suggested the Impartial, “It was terribly unpleasant because of I might already begun the press for a film that I wasn’t really in.”

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He continued, “[Writer/director Terrence Malick] clearly modified the entire thought of the film. I had not at all expert one thing like that.”


In 2004, Robert Pattinson landed his first movie place — the grownup mannequin of Rawdon Crawley in Self-importance Trustworthy.

Nonetheless, on the screening, he realized all of his scenes had been cut back. He suggested Self-importance Honest journal, “I’m sitting there going, ‘Ummm . . . really?’ No person had suggested me that I had been cut back out.”

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The casting director felt so harmful about not telling him his scenes had been cut back that she obtained him an audition for a character in a single different movie she was engaged on — Cedric Diggory in Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire.

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Eva Mendes carried out Trish in Exit Wounds.

When she confronted the producers, they suggested her that they dubbed her voice because of, of their opinion, she “didn’t sound clever sufficient.”

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Mickey Rourke carried out Whiplash in Iron Man 2.

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He labored with the creator and director in order so as to add dimension and complexity to the character, nevertheless “a whole lot of the effectivity ended up [on] the bottom.”

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“Sadly, the [people] at Marvel merely wanted a one-dimensional harmful man,” he suggested Crave On-line.

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He continued, “Within the occasion that they want to make mindless comic information movies, then I don’t want to be a part of that. I don’t want to must care lots and work so exhausting, after which battle them for intelligent reasoning.”


Sam Benjamin had “a 20-30 minute story” as a military policeman in Justice League.

When Joss Whedon took over as director from Zack Snyder, “that total arc [he] was in was totally gone.”

Nonetheless, Sam’s place was restored in Zack Snyder’s Justice League.


And eventually, David Prowse carried out the physique of Darth Vader inside the distinctive Star Wars trilogy. Whereas filming A New Hope, he assumed he was going to provide the character’s voice, too.

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Nonetheless, David’s voice earned him the nickname “Darth Farmer” on set, and director George Lucas cast James Earl Jones to dub Darth Vader’s strains.

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In retaliation, David stopped finding out his strains. Whereas filming The Empire Strikes Once more and Return of the Jedi, he improvised all of his strains, which pressured his costars to react as if he’d talked about the correct line.

Battle choreographer Bob Anderson took over the Darth Vader place for quite a few battle scenes, and in Return of the Jedi, Sebastian Shaw modified David as Darth Vader’s ghost.

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For the 2004 DVD launch, Sebastian was modified with an edited-in Hayden Christensen, who carried out the character in Assault of the Clones.