30+ Actors Who Have Been Fired from a TV Show or Movie

It happens to the best of the best.

Ryan Gosling
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Landing a role in a movie (opens in new tab) or TV series (opens in new tab) doesn't necessarily guarantee an actor a permanent job. In fact, they could be fired and replaced at any given time before, during, or even after production. Sometimes directors realize halfway through that the star isn't right for the part, and sometimes actors get themselves fired for too much drama (opens in new tab) on—and off—set. See why some of your favorite celebrities got booted from the project they were working on.

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