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 Roles turned down by Don Johnson:

Die Hard
Due to the huge sucess of Miami Vice, Johnson was offered the part of John McClane. However, he had just signed a new deal on the TV show (which made him the highest paid actor on TV at that time)and that new deal stopped him taking the part.
Actor who got the part: Bruce Willis

The Prince of Tides
Don Johnson hoped to make this film with Barbra Streisand, who he was dating at the time, but their break-up meant he was also no longer attached to the project.
Actor who got the part: Nick Nolte

The Untouchables
Don Johnson was considered to play Eliot Ness.
Actor who got the part: Kevin Costner

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