In Hollywood, celebrities need thick skin as auditioning can result in a lot of rejection; however, losing out on parts isn’t necessarily a bad thing for some actors and actresses, as better parts come along and provide these stars with an opportunity to shine. We have collected 11 actors and actresses who auditioned for some major roles but ultimately lost out to someone else.
11. Mila Kunis
“Knocked Up” would have been a very different movie without Katherine Heigl playing the lead lady. Mila Kunis initially tried out for the role of Alison Scott but was turned down. Her rejection was short-lived as she grabbed the part of Rachel Jansen in the hit film “Forgetting Sarah Marshall” shortly after.