When making a film or television show, casting is the magic glue that holds everything together. This complicated process requires translating a character from something that exists on a page, to a living, breathing, believable character. Casting can be difficult as directors, producers, and even actors have an ever-changing vision for their work. Occasionally actors who are up for a role pass on the role or need to bow out. Other times, producers are forced to have actors replaced for personal issues.
Many of your favorite films and shows might have been drastically different, if not for actor replacements! Read on to discover some of the biggest Hollywood shake-ups.