Elizabeth McGovern tested for the role of Mazart's wife Constanze.
Was considered for the part of Liz Garrison.
Steven Soderbergh originally wrote the role of "Ann" for her.
According to the book 'A Star is Found,' Elizabeth McGovern, who at the time was dating the director Rob Reiner, was announced as the lead.
Theresa Russell originally turned down the lead role. She offered the part to Elizabeth McGovern.
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