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The Night of the Iguana (1964)
 Who was considered for The Night of the Iguana?

Bette Davis
Bette Davis wanted the role of Maxine Faulk which she played in the stage version.
Actor who got the part: Ava Gardner

Susan Hayward
Hayward was thought of for the role of sexy Marion Faulk in the film version of the play by Tennessee Williams.
Actor who got the part: Ava Gardner

Katharine Hepburn
Katharine Hepburn turned down the role of artist Hanna Jelkes.
Actor who got the part: Deborah Kerr

Shelley Winters
When Winters took the role of Maxine Faulk in the Broadway version (replacing Bette Davis), a clause in her contract stated that she would do the part on screen. According to Winters' autobiography, producer Ray Stark forgot about this clause and cast Ava Gardner.
Actor who got the part: Ava Gardner



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