20 Actors Who Rejected Great Movie Roles Thinking They Wouldn’t Be A Success


We’ve all had to make decisions at some point in our lives: at school, at work, in relationships… Life offers many doors to open, and sometimes it’s difficult to know which one is the better for us, and this happens constantly even with the well-known actors in the film industry. Before accepting a role, they receive a script to help sway their decision. Problem is, they often receive many opportunities to star in movies, all at the same time, so they often have to make major decisions where movies are concerned. Here are 20 famous actors who rejected great roles in movies because they thought the movies wouldn’t be a success. You’ll definitely be shocked when you imagine the actors who said ‘no’ playing the part in the movies we know and love today. Imagine if they said yes!

#1 Leonardo DiCaprio Vs. Christian Bale

Leonardo DiCaprio rejected the role of Patrick Bateman in “American Psycho” (2000), which was accepted by Christian Bale. We confess that would be interesting to see Leo DiCaprio actuating in this role.