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Born Yesterday (1950)
 Who was considered for Born Yesterday?

Jean Arthur
Studio boss Harry Cohn pushed for major star Jean Arthur instead of relative newcomer Judy Holliday.
Actor who got the part: Judy Holliday

Lucille Ball
Lucille Ball was reportedly considered from the lead in Born Yesterday.
Actor who got the part: Judy Holliday

Rita Hayworth
Columbia Pictures president Harry Cohn considered her a more suitable candidate to play "Billie Dawn" than Judy Holliday, who originated the role on Broadway.
Actor who got the part: Judy Holliday

Lana Turner
Lana Turner was a leading candidate for the role of Billie Dawn.
Actor who got the part: Judy Holliday



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