All posts tagged: Steve Carell

You Got The Job: Rare Celebrity Audition Tapes

This video will be (if it isn’t already) all the rage very soon. It features 40 clips of rare celebrity auditions for roles in all of your favorite movies. Some of these actors got the roles and some didn’t. It’s pretty crazy to see some amazing actors lose out on roles and then see Megan Fox appear to flub her lines (I could be wrong on that) yet still get the role. Sunrise, Sunset. Anywho, the auditions include: Martin Freeman and Bennedict Cumberbatch – “Sherlock” Robert Downey JR – “Backdraft” Brad Pitt – “Backdraft” Leonardo DiCaprio – “Outsiders” Lindsay Lohan – “The Parent Trap” Robert de Niro – “Godfather” Alyson Hannigan – “American Pie” Michael Cera – “Superbad” Sophie Turner – “Game of Thrones” Selena Gomez – “Wizards of Waverly Place” Megan Fox – “Transformers” Natalie Portman – “Leon: The Professional” Matthew Fox – “Lost” Ellen Page – “Juno” Russell Brand – “Forgetting Sarah Marshall” Jennifer Connelly – “Blue Heaven” Hugh Laurie – “House M.D” Hugh Jackman – “X-Men” Raven Symone – “The Cosby Show” …

Famous Actors in Background Roles

Above is a picture of Scott Wolf as an extra on Saved By The Bell before he broke out on Party of Five and went on to super stardom! Just kidding, no one has cared about him since 1999. Unlike Scott Wolf, these other background actors actually went on to be famous and stayed that way. Enjoy the clips! Oh and R.I.P. Scott Wolf…he’s dead right?   Jennifer Lawrence as a high school mascot on Monk Ben Affleck as basketball player in Buffy the Vampire Slayer (In Spanish…I think) Jason Segel as “Watermelon Guy” in Can’t Hardly Wait Alexis Bledel as an unnamed student in Rushmore (She is on the right) Steve Carell as “Tesio” in Curly Sue Lucy Liu as waitress on Beverly Hills 90210