According to her autobiography, turned down a lead part in "The Adventurers." It is not clear whether it was the part eventually played by Leigh Taylor-Young or Candice Bergan.
Ali MacGraw was original choice for the role of Evelyn Mulwray.
Director Francis Ford Coppola considered casting Ali MacGraw in the role of Kay Corleone.
Ali MacGraw wanted the role of Daisy, but didn't get it when her marriage to producer Robert Evans fell apart.
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