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 Roles turned down by Tim Roth:

From Dusk Till Dawn
Tim Roth turned down the role of Seth Grecko.
Actor who got the part: George Clooney

Tim Roth was considered to play the title role when Hopkins expressed doubt in reprising the role.
Actor who got the part: Anthony Hopkins

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone
Turned down Snape because he wanted to be in Tim Burton's Planet of the Apes.
Actor who got the part: Alan Rickman

Schindler's List
Considered for the part of Amon Goeth.
Actor who got the part: Ralph Fiennes

Sid and Nancy
Tim Roth was Alex Cox's first choice as Johnny Rotten, but Roth turned out, as he felt that the film was depicting far too recent history.
Actor who got the part: Andrew Schofield

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