The bizarre reasons why actors turned down roles
From missing a basketball game to getting married
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It is true that many actors have turned down roles in successful movies. Indeed, many had legitimate reasons to turn down the parts, such as other work commitments and conflicting schedules, to name a few. Though other actors did turn down roles for somewhat bizarre reasons. Did you know, for instance, that Liam Neeson refused to play James Bond because, if he did, his fiancée would not marry him? Yup!
In this gallery, you'll find many other examples of actors who turned down roles for the most bizarre reasons. Click on!