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 Roles turned down by Alain Delon:

The Adventurers
Turned down the role of playboy-adventurer "Dax Xenos" in the screen version of the Harold Robbins bestseller.
Actor who got the part: Bekim Fehmiu

The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse
Director Vincente Minnelli fought to persuade MGM to sign the handsome Delon to play "Julio Desnoyers," but studio bosses insisted on signing a major American star instead.
Actor who got the part: Glenn Ford

Lawrence of Arabia
The handsome French icon tested to replace Horst Bucholz, but had trouble with the brown contact lenses required for the role.
Actor who got the part: Omar Sharif

Marie Antoinette
Sofia Coppola originally considered the French actor to play Louis XV.
Actor who got the part: Rip Torn

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