In Hollywood, beauty is ridiculously important; however, sometimes being beautiful can work against some actors and actresses. We’ve found that there are a number of celebrities out there who have revealed that their looks have prevented them from getting some of roles they wanted. While some of these stars have made a huge issue of this, others have found ways around it. After all, the vast majority of people don’t wake up looking like a million bucks. We decided to make a list of all the actors and actresses who couldn’t get a role that they wanted because of they were too beautiful. Check it out!
9. Jessica Biel
According to Jessica Biel, being named the sexiest woman in the world by Esquire has cost her jobs. “[One director told me,] ‘I’m not looking for the sexiest woman; I’m looking for the girl next door,’” the actress told Elle. “Parts I really want aren’t going to me,” she continued. “Like The Other Boleyn Girl with Scarlett Johansson and Natalie Portman. I don’t want to say that there’s nothing I love that I can’t have. But there’s still the occasional script that the director doesn’t want to see you for.”