Matt LeBlanc’s worst audition earned him the role of Joey Tribbiani on ‘Friends.’ During the Friends reunion on HBOMax in 2021 Matt said he bust his nose the night before the final call back because he got drunk with a friend. “To make a long story short, I woke up in the middle of the night…

Ryan once tried to venture into the world of musicals and was decidedly unsuccessful. In an interview with Variety, he said: "I was never a great auditioner. But I had one where I had to sing, and I'm a nervous singer, I'm one of those people that … you know when you're in the shower, and yo…

Dakota Johnson relived her humiliating audition experience while talking to The Hollywood Reporter saying: "I had an audition, and I got really into it, got really into the scene and it was really dramatic and I took my shirt off, and then you didn’t have to do that and then afterwards, they…

When Jennifer started auditing for roles, she was told to wear the same outfit to her first audition and call back, so the casting director could recognise her. So, when she auditioned for a role in an Edward Burns film, she followed the same advice. Only the rule didn't apply for this audit…

When Keira Knightley auditioned for ‘A Dangerous Method’, she did what a lot of actors do in the modern day: auditioned over a Skype video call. Keira was required to run through a bunch of 'horrible sex faces' for her director, David Cronenberg. What made the situation a little more awkward…

Meryl Streep said she was rejected for a role in the reboot of 1976 King Kong. Producer Dino De Laurentiis’s son took the actress to meet with his father. In an interview on the Graham Norton show she said Dino said to his son, in Italian: “why do you bring me this ugly thing.” The now Acade…