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Bassett auditioned for the role of Virginia Baker.
Actor who got the part: Catherine Zeta-Jones

Monster's Ball
Angela Bassett was considered for the lead role but turned it down.
Actor who got the part: Halle Berry

Mr. & Mrs. Smith
Angela Bassett was cast as Bradd Pitt's boss, but her scenes ended up being cut from the film.

Angela Bassett turned down the role of Storm.

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