Fox called the director Hitler, and Hathaway didn't want to star in a childbirth scene: 5 stars who have been fired from movie sets
In February 2021, the network was rocked by the news of the dismissal of American actress and Thai boxer Gina Carano from the TV series "The Mandalorean " (part of the canonical "Star Wars" universe). She played the role of Kara Dune, a former Rebel Alliance stormtrooper, in the first two seasons. Further, Lucasfilm Studios decided to terminate the celebrity's contract after she compared the political climate in the US to the Holocaust on Instagram.
In the cinematography there are many more stories, where because of different views with the directors, actors lost their jobs. More details - in the material by OBOZREVATEL.
1. Megan Fox
American actress and model Megan Fox during the filming of the movie "Transformers: Dark of the Moon" quarreled with director Michael Bay. He demanded from the movie star to gain 4 kg of weight and tan, so that she was more suitable for her character Carly. Megan did not like it, so she called the director Hitler and said that it was terrible to work with him. After the scandal, she was fired and given the role of supermodel Rosie Huntington-Whiteley.
2. Anne Hathaway
As soon as the shooting of the movie "Knocked Up" began, American actress and singer Anne Hathaway argued with the director and left the site. The celebrity learned that she would have to star in the birthing scene, and the process wanted to show quite realistically. "I think that such physiological details are superfluous in the tape. Tell the story could be without them," - said Hathaway in an interview. In the end, the role went to American actress Katherine Heigl.
3. Ryan Gosling
Canadian movie actor Ryan Gosling was fired even before filming of the drama "The Lovely Bones" began. The father of the main character was supposed to play it was he. The man, preparing for the role of Jack Selmon, grew a beard and gained 27 pounds. After believing that this is how his character should look. When he came to the site, the director of the movie Peter Jackson was surprised and said that Jack should be more slender. So Ryan was replaced by American actor Mark Wahlberg.
4. Robert Downey Jr.
American actor, producer and musician Robert Downey Jr. was fired from filming in the comedy-drama series "". The reason - the movie star was arrested on suspicion of drug use. When the director found out - the conversation was short.
5. Kevin Spacey
American stage and film actor Kevin Spacey played Paul Getty in Ridley Scott's thriller All the Money in the World (2017). However, after filming was completed, his role was given to Canadian movie actor Christopher Plummer. All because of a sex scandal, after which Kevin's career suffered significantly. The man was accused of sexual harassment and violence, after which Ridley decided to reshoot all the scenes with Spacey, but already with another actor.
Note that in 2022 the court acquitted Kevin in the case of harassment. The jury decided that the accusations against the actor are groundless and found him innocent.
Earlier OBOZREVATEL wrote about actors who were substituted in the frame by their siblings.