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 Roles turned down by Tilda Swinton:

Bridget Jones's Diary
Tilda Swinton was originally considered for the role of Bridget Jones.
Actor who got the part: Renée Zellweger

The Ghost
The Oscar winner was announced to play the wife of the Tony Blair-esque politician in director Roman Polanski's drama.
Actor who got the part: Olivia Williams

Harry Potter and The Prisoner of Azkaban
Tilda Swinton was reportedly originally offered the role of Professor Trelawney but declined.
Actor who got the part: Emma Thompson

The Jacket
Tilda Swinton was the first choice for the role of Dr. Lorenson but she turned it down to do Constantine instead.
Actor who got the part: Jennifer Jason Leigh

Terminator Salvation
At the very last minute, she withdrew from the action sci-fi sequel that also stars Christian Bale.
Actor who got the part: Helena Bonham Carter

Did you know that Tilda Swinton was not the only choice for these movies? (click to learn more)
» The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe
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