Roles turned down by Annie Potts:
Annie Potts was reportedly considered for the role of Michelle Straton. Her agents, however, turned her down due the nudity required in the film.
Actor who got the part: Lauren Hutton
Annie Potts was reportedly in the shortlist for the role of Gloria Travalian but was beat out by Tuesday Weld.
Actor who got the part: Tuesday Weld
Potts auditioned for the role of Vicky Vale.
Actor who got the part: Kim Basinger
Acording to a radio interview, Annie Potts was offered the role of Alex Forrest, but ultimately turned down the part. Glenn Close was eventually cast as Alex.
Actor who got the part: Glenn Close
Annie Potts screen tested for the lead role.
Actor who got the part: Mia Farrow
Tested for the role of Elvira Hancock.
Actor who got the part: Michelle Pfeiffer
Did you know that Annie Potts was not the only choice for this movie? (click to learn more)