It’s laborious to think about any casting director turning down Scarlett Johansson seeing as she’s one of the vital bankable stars in Hollywood. A significant star, she too experiences rejection.
Scarlett Johansson on the premiere of Jojo Rabbit | Axelle/Bauer-Griffin/FilmMagic
Preserve studying to search out out which roles in fashionable films Johansson’s missed out on.
She tried out for the twin function of Hallie and Annie in ‘The Dad or mum Entice’
Another person taking part in Hallie and Annie in The Dad or mum Entice? It’s laborious to think about however many different actors tried out for the half earlier than Lindsay Lohan booked the job. Johansson auditioned to play the lengthy misplaced sisters, in line with E! Information.
In the present day, Disney’s 1998 model of The Dad or mum Entice is beloved. From famed rom-com director Nancy Meyers, the movie stars Dennis Quaid, Natasha Richardson, and a younger Lohan.
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It marked Lohan’s first film function — speak about an introduction to movie — and options her taking part in lengthy misplaced twins Hallie Parker and Annie James. It stays considered one of her most recognizable roles greater than 20 years later.
Scarlett Johansson didn’t get the function of Judy in ‘Jumanji’
One other massive ‘90s film is Jumanji. And it simply so occurs to be one other one which Johansson missed out on. She auditioned for the function of Judy, a woman who begins taking part in a mysterious board recreation along with her brother.
In the end, Johansson misplaced out on the function of Judy to Kirsten Dunst who stars within the movie with Robin Williams and Bonnie Hunt.
She missed out on ‘The Woman with the Dragon Tattoo’
Primarily based on the best-selling novel, Rooney Mara’s flip in The Woman with the Dragon Tattoo grew to become a field workplace success. Attempting out for the function Johansson supposedly obtained suggestions that she was too fairly.
In a 2017 radio interview on The Howard Stern Present, Johansson addressed the rumor. She defined what actually occurred saying it needed to do with the movie’s director, David Fincher
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“Properly, that’s not precisely the way it went,” she mentioned, noting that it had nothing to do along with her seems to be. “What occurred was, I bear in mind having conversations with [director David] Fincher and he mentioned, ‘You need to seem like you’re completely uncaring of your self, disadvantaged … you’re fragile.’ I mentioned, ‘I’ll, I may be this particular person!’ And he mentioned ‘No, you’ll be able to’t.”
In the identical interview, Johansson revealed “sooner or later” she watches the flicks that might’ve been, calling out Jumanji and The Dad or mum Entice by title.
“I noticed Jumanji,” she mentioned. “I favored it. I wasn’t bitter sufficient then, now I’m bitter.”
As for The Dad or mum Entice, Johansson mentioned she had a troublesome time with it.
“I began to get bitter,” she mentioned. “It was laborious for me.”
In the present day, Johansson’s doing greater than advantageous. She has an estimated web price of $165 million and she or he’s a two-time Oscar nominee.
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