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Julia Roberts Was Originally Approached To Play Leigh In The Blind Side

The folks at 20th Century Fox originally wanted Julia Roberts for the role of Leigh Anne Tuohy in The Blind Side, but she turned it down. Bullock also reportedly tried to turn down the lead role more than once, because she had reservations about playing a devout Christian, but after meeting the real Leigh Anne Tuohy, she was on board…and on her way to an Oscar win.

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