These 25 Actors Who Turned Down Huge Movie Roles

Over the years some famous movie roles were almost handed to someone other than the actor you know. Both of Harrison Ford’s famous roles, Han Solo and Indiana Jones almost went to someone else. Matthew Broderick almost didn’t land Ferris Bueller, and John Travolta almost didn’t play Danny Zuko in Grease. Somewhere in an alternate universe, Harrison Ford is on a street corner in Hollywood begging for money. In the universe where we live, however, these are the people who came close to landing some famous roles.

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