I’ll Pass: Actors Who Turned Down Huge Roles

July 15, 2014  |  
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We’ve all made bad career moves that we wish we could take back, much like these actors who turned down huge roles that could’ve been, quite frankly, the role of a lifetime.

Hugh Jackman

Many actors have vied for and campaigned to play the woman-loving spy James Bond. But for Hugh Jackman, he just couldn’t be bothered. Despite being forever known as Wolverine, Jackman turned down the iconic role because he didn’t want to be typecast as an action hero. Daniel Craig walked away with the role instead. Now that some time has passed, Jackman has changed his mind about playing Bond.

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