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The Man Who Came to Dinner (1942)
 Who was considered for The Man Who Came to Dinner?

Lucille Ball
Lucille Ball was considered for the part of Lorraine Sheldon that was ultimately played by Warner's own, Ann Sheridan.
Actor who got the part: Ann Sheridan

John Barrymore
Barrymore was wanted by Bette Davis to play Sheridan Whiteside, but his poor health made Warner Bros choose Monty Woolley who had played the role on Broadway.
Actor who got the part: Monty Woolley

Cary Grant
Cary Grant was considered to play the acerbic critic Sheridan Whiteside who wreaks havoc in a midwestern home, when Howard Hawks was attached to direct.
Actor who got the part: Monty Woolley



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