16 Actors Who Dropped Out Of Huge Film Roles

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Comedy Central

When it's officially revealed that a celebrity is attached to a movie, we often think of it as being set in stone. Celebrity marriages might come and go, but a film role is forever, right? That isn't always the case. A film studio announcement and even production do not guarantee that an actor or actress is going to finish the movie.

Some celebrities get fired from roles while others decide to back out of projects after they already publicly committed. The reasons why actors abandon roles can vary from controversy, “creative differences” or conflicting schedules, but the thing that's common about all the stories is that they're very interesting. Find out for yourself by clicking through the gallery to see 16 celebrities who dropped out of huge film roles.