10 Actors Who Turned Down Big Roles
No one would ever think of the late singer/actor John Denver as Academy-Award winning material. Yet, for some unknown reason, Denver was offered the lead role in 1982 's “An Officer and A Gentleman.” Can you imagine clean-cut Denver in the role that put sexy Richard Gere on the map? Fortunately for us viewers, Denver turned down the role in the movie, saying he didn't like the script. I just can't picture Denver picking up and carrying Debra Winger out of the bar in that famous scene....