10 Actors That Weren't The First Choice For These Famous Roles

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LOS ANGELES, CA - APRIL 1, 2015: Vin Diesel at the world premiere of his movie "Furious 7" at the TCL Chinese Theatre, Hollywood. April 1, 2015 Los Angeles, CA - Image (Jaguar PS /

Sometimes actors become so connected to a movie character that it is very difficult to imagine anyone else taking over that role.

In a recent video by Looper, here are actors that were cast so perfectly that it becomes impossible to imagine anyone else playing that character.

For example, Vin Diesel nearly didn’t land the role of Fast & Furious role. However, he wasn’t number one on the list to play Dominic Torretto. In fact, Timothy Olyphant was offered the role in the movie but he passed on the part.

Check out the video below for more interesting casting decisions and what-ifs. Related: What do you think? Discuss this story with fellow Project Casting fans on Facebook. On Twitter, follow us at @projectcasting.