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 Roles turned down by Jean-Claude Van Damme:

Demolition Man
Jean-Claude Van Damme was the original choice to play Simon Pheonix (bad guy) opposite Steven Seagal as the hero.
Actor who got the part: Wesley Snipes

Mortal Kombat
Passed on the Johnny Cage role to do StreetFighter instead.
Actor who got the part: Linden Ashby

Van Damme was originally hired to play the predator, but filmmakers decided to go with a much bigger creature.
Actor who got the part: Kevin Peter Hall

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