The Most Successful Last-Minute Actor Replacements Ever

Choosing the perfect actor for a movie role is already a delicate process, but it becomes even more difficult when an actor leaves a production, which can happen for any number of reasons.

Directors and casting professionals can be left scrambling to replace their departing stars. Here are some of the craziest last-minute replacements we’ve seen on the big screen — some of which ended up being the replacement actor’s most successful role…

Mike Myers in Shrek |
Christian Bale in American Psycho |
Hugh Jackman in X-Men |
Geena Davis in A League of Their Own |
Michael Biehn in Aliens |
Ed Harris in The Truman Show |
Clint Eastwood in Dirty Harry |

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