Movie and TV roles 26 actors ALMOST played (Photos)

Slideshow posted in Photos | Thursday, February 24, 2011

9 of 26: Robert De Niro and Robin Williams were both considered for the part of Jack Torrance in 'The Shining,' but Jack Nicholson was offered the role instead. Pictured: Robert De Niro (left) appears in a scene from 'Taxi Driver.'

Pictured: Jack Nicholson (center) appears as Jack Torrance in 'The Shining.' Robin Williams (right) appears in a scene from 'Jumanji.' ( Photo / Columbia Pictures Corporation | TriStar Pictures | Warner Bros. Pictures)

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