Refused roles

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Here are actors and actresses who refused roles in some iconic movies. Emma Watson was originally set to take the lead role in "La La Land." She focused on Beauty And The Beast instead. Mel Gibson passed up the role of Maximus in "Gladiator" because of the action scenes. Gwyneth Paltrow almost starred as Rose in "Titanic."

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