notstarring.com
Submit a New Entry >>  Bookmark and Share
notstarring.com
Find your favorite actors or movies:
1950s Movie Trivia: Rejected Roles
Browse by Movie
2000s1990s1980s1970s1960s1950s1940s1930s1920s
Click below to see which actors turned down roles in the best movies of the 1950s. Where does this sort of trivia come from? Movie fans from around the world submit fun trivia to us from TV interviews, books, magazine articles, DVD commentary, and other Hollywood and entertainment sources around the Internet.

Featured Trivia:
Dean Martin in Guys and Dolls?
Was the top choice to play gambler "Nathan Detroit" but passed on the role when his friend Frank Sinatra failed to land the role of "Sky Masterson."

See who turned down these 1950s films:
1950...
1951...
1952...
1953...
1954...
1955...
1956...
1957...
1958...
1959...


Check out other decades...


Popular Actors in the 1950s
Click to see which films they turned down:
- Audrey Hepburn
- Elizabeth Taylor
- Judy Garland
- Marlon Brando
- Grace Kelly
- Cary Grant
- Joan Crawford
- Marilyn Monroe
- Bette Davis
- June Allyson
- Debbie Reynolds
- Spencer Tracy
- Anne Baxter
- William Holden
- Vivien Leigh
- Ava Gardner
- Barbara Stanwyck
- Frank Sinatra
- Montgomery Clift
- Susan Hayward