It is undeniable that the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) has achieved the current success, in part because of the talented cast with excellent role-playing ability, no one can replace it. It’s hard to imagine who else will better represent Iron Man than Robert Downey Jr., or what Captain America will be like, and whether he will be the current favorite fan if Chris Evans rejects the role.
However, you may not know, behind the scenes stories are sometimes not the same as what happens on the big screen, and is a lot different from what we know. There are actors who came to MCU when casting for another role, but ultimately fate brought them into their current role.
Chris Pratt (Star-Lord) has cast for the role of Captain America
Casting director Sarah Finn has confirmed that Chris Pratt has auditioned for Captain America. But at that time, this guy was still quite immature and did not really fit the requirements of Marvel. A few years later, Chris Pratt returned and was more dangerous than before, taking on the role of Peter Quill / Star-Lord, a funny, humorous character, in stark contrast to the serious youth image of Cap. Interestingly, at the end of last year, Marvel fans had launched an incredibly incredible conspiracy theory: Star-Lord is the great grandson of Steve Rogers. Readers can learn more at this paragraph.
Karen Gillan (Nebula) has cast for the role of agent Sharon Carter
When it came to Marvel, Karen Gillan only hoped to be able to be featured in Captain America: The Winter Soldier through the role of Sharon Carter (Agent 13). At that time, Karen had just finished playing the role of Amy Pond in Doctor Who and looking for new challenges for me. Although she had “tried” this role, her talent caught the eye of Marvel, and eventually became an outstanding Nebula today.
Chadwick Boseman (T’Challa / Black Panther) has cast for the role of Drax
Chadwick had an impressive MCU pitch in the role of Black Panther – the king of Wakanda, and helped the film unexpectedly qualify for the 2019 Oscar nomination. – the “excess salt” of the Milky Way Guard. Although unsuccessful, his acting has left a deep impression on casting director Sarah, so when the Black Panther casting took place, she immediately thought of him for the role.
Lupita Nyong’o (Nakia) has cast for the role of Nebula
Another Black Panther actor missed an appointment The Guardians of the Galaxy. Lupita Nyong’o tried to play Nebula but did not succeed, and had to wait until Black Panther, this talented actress had the opportunity to cooperate with Marvel. Currently, Lupita is a bright candidate for the golden statue of Oscar 2020 thanks to her role in the film 12 Years a Slave.
Tom Hiddleston (Loki) has cast for the role of Thor
This is truly an unbeatable twist for fans all over the world. Tom Hiddleston, the handsome actor loved by fans thanks to his role as the evil god Loki, turned out to have ever wanted to play the role of thunder god Thor Odinson by Chris Hemsworth. Recently, the video he cast for this character has been widely publicized and created a terrible fever on social networks (readers can learn more in this paragraph). Possessing top-notch acting skills, and extremely salty jokes, Tom can play Thor without any difficulty. But after all, Chris Hemsworth was the one chosen by Marvel, and Tom created the most impressive villain of the MCU.
Sebastian Stan (Bucky Barnes / Winter Soldier) has cast for the role of Captain America
Like Chris Pratt, Sebastian is also interested in Captain America. However, director Sarah Finn said that the actor was a bit “dark”, not suitable for Cap’s personality. However, luckier than Chris Pratt, Sebastian was still able to join the captain of the United States as Winter Soldier.
Sam Rockwell (Justin Hammer) has cast for the role of Iron Man
Iron Man was the opening of the MCU, who also helped Marvel Studios to join the Disney giant 10 years ago. It’s hard to imagine anyone else who could replace Robert Downey Jr. in the role of a very talented billionaire Tony Stark. Sam Rockwell was one of those people who hoped to transform into this character, but eventually he could only join Iron Man as Justin Hammer.
Lee Peace (Ronan) has cast for the role of Star-Lord
Lee Peace was the one who successfully portrayed the villain Ronan the Accuser in Guardians of the Galaxy, but few people knew he came to this movie before hoping to become a Star-Lord male lead. Lee was even shortlisted, along with Joel Edgerton, Jim Sturgess, Jack Huston and Eddie Redmayne. But in the end, miraculously, Star-Lord belonged to Chris Pratt, not the above names.
Mads Mikkelsen (Kaecilius) has cast for the role of Malekith
Mads Mikkelsen could have joined the MCU sooner if he had successfully cast Malekith in Thor: The Dark World. Marvel Studios even built the concept art for him in this movie, but because of the conflicts in the filming schedule (Mads was busy with Hannibal at the time), things didn’t work out well. Three years later, Mads returned as Mikkelsen in Doctor Strange.
Michael B. Jordan (Erik Killmonger) has cast for the role of Falcon
The movie parts of Captain America seem to have huge appeal to many famous actors in the world. Michael B. Jordan, who successfully portrayed the villain Erik Killmonger in the blockbuster Black Panther, auditioned for the role of Falcon in Captain America: The Winter Soldier, but ultimately succumbed to Anthony Mackie.
Anthony Mackie (Falcon) has cast for the role of Mandarin
“Salt bar” of MCU, Captain America is new in the post-production period End game, Anthony Mackie turned out to have been longing to be The Mandarin in Iron Man 3. The audition process did not go smoothly, but the actor’s talent attracted the attention of the Russo brothers and casting director Sarah Finn, thereby helping him to become the “dual” Falcon production. as it is today.
Zachary Levi (Fandral) has cast for the role of Star-Lord
Zachary Levi is a rare case when she joined the MCU as Fandral (Thor: The Dark World) then but still “greedy” to cast both Star-Lord roles in Guardians of the Galaxy. And according to director James Gunn, the audition process went smoothly, but it didn’t work out in the end.
Michael Rosenbaum (Martinex) also cast a Star-Lord casting
Michael Rosenbaum is a close friend of director James Gunn, and once used the relationship to be involved Guardians of the Galaxy as Star-Lord. However, we all know that Chris Pratt is the last chosen name, and Michael still has a chance to return. Guardians of the Galaxy vol. 2 as Martinex.
Jake Gyllenhaal (Mysterio) has cast for the role of Doctor Strange
Before officially becoming the villain Mysterio in Spider-Man: Far From HomeJake tried the role of the ultimate wizard Stephen Strange but failed.
According to ScreenRant