Fishburne was considered to play Lucious Fox.
Fishburne was considered by producers for the role of Blade.
Laurence Fishburne was originally offered the part of Zeus Carver but turned it down. By the time Fishburne had reconsidered, Samuel L. Jackson was already cast.
Actor who got the part: Samuel L. Jackson
Did you know that Laurence Fishburne was not the only choice for this movie? (click to learn more)