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 Roles turned down by Sandra Dee:

The Birds
Alfred Hitchcock screened footage of popular Universal contract star Dee to see whether she might be groomed and molded into a Hitchcock leading lady.
Actor who got the part: 'Tippi' Hedren

The Chalk Garden
Dee was set to co-star with Joanne Woodward in the drama, but Woodward became pregnant and the film was re-cast.
Actor who got the part: Hayley Mills

Cast opposite Warren Beatty in a film set in 'Sixties London, Dee was quickly replaced.
Actor who got the part: Susannah York

Did you know that Sandra Dee was not the only choice for these movies? (click to learn more)
» Imitation of Life
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