8 Famous Hollywood Actors Who LIED To Get Movie Roles

Choosing the right actors is one of the most difficult tasks. There are hundreds of probable for one role, but performers have to find a way to set them different from others. And may include tinkering with the truth, and lying to get a role in one. Here we bring you eight famous actors who lied to get movies roles.

1) Liam Hemsworth in “The Last Song”


The Last Song movie is based on the father-daughter relationship got revived when the two begins to explore their common interest. In this view there was a scene of a volleyball game at the beach, Liam Hemsworth assured the team that he was good at volleyball, but when it comes to delivering, he couldn’t.

2) Mila Kunis “That 70’s Show”


When the team asked her how old she was, she kept her answer ambiguous by responding that she’d be eighteen on her birthday. While her answer was true, her 18 was a few years down the road.

3) Daniel Craig “Cowboys and Aliens”

Cowboys and Aliens

Daniel Craig is a macho man, thanks to the four James Bond movies. In 2011’s Cowboys and Aliens, he lied that he did know the horse riding. Anyone can’t be a cowboy unless they have a horse.

4) Rebel Wilson “Pitch Perfect”


Comedy has been an all-male sport, but over the time it has changed, and now audiences are seeing more and funnier women on screen. During a round of press conference for the “Pitch Perfect, actually” the actress said that she was 29, but a report surface actually, the actress was in her mid-thirties.

5) George Clooney

Mandatory Credit: Photo by REX/Shutterstock (4779195n) George Clooney 'Tomorrowland' film photocall, Valencia, Spain - 19 May 2015

George Clooney desperately wanted to be part of the Screen Actors Guild, that he told a lie to the casting agent who worked for “Cat People” that he was part of the movie.

6) Robert Pattinson “Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire”

actorsIn the early days, the actor couldn’t find any work, the actor started telling big-wigs that he studied at Oxford and The Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts. According to some people, this lie led him as a cast Cedric Diggory in the Harry Potter.

7) Morgan Freeman

Morgan Freeman is known for his wonderful resonant voice and that’s why he is one of the top choices of the filmmakers for narration. It was Oblivion, which starred Tom Cruise, where Freeman was chosen to narrate the film. But since he was not so satisfied with this, he lied to get a role in it.

8)  Rachel McAdams

Rachel MacAdams has played a wide variety of roles in her films and is quite sporty when it is about action scenes. Again talking about horses, McAdams lied to get a role in Terrence Malick’s film To The Wonder. You don’t believe? Well, she is allergic to horses and still wanted this role.

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