TV And Movie Roles That Were Famously Recast

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Sometimes a TV or movie character doesn’t look the same in a later reincarnation, and it’s not because of a new hairstyle — it’s because it’s an entirely new actor!

In some cases, the actor who was originally cast for the role gets replaced before the project even makes it to the can. Here are some of the notable roles that were recast at some point in the process.

Who do you think portrayed the character best?

Last updated: May 12, 2020