You never know how long it’s going to take to get a film’s story just right, and even if the script is sound, things could change over the course of a project’s development. A movie isn’t truly finalized until the director is in the editing bay, working hard on assembling the finished cut that will be shown in theaters. This means that several scenes or sequences can be left on the cutting room floor, but in some cases, some of the actors aren’t safe. Even after months of hard work, there’s always a possibility an A-lister misses out on a film. Here are 10 popular movies that wasted a famous actor’s role.