Can you imagine anyone else besides Reese Witherspoon doing the bend and snap?
In an interview with Entertainment Tonight, Christina Applegate confessed she was originally cast as Elle Woods in the 2001 comedy Legally Blonde but turned down the role!
"The script came along my way and it was right after I had just finished Married [... with Children] and it was, you know, a blonde who was, in that first script dimwitted but ends up going to Harvard. It was just, I got scared. I got scared of kind of repeating myself," she said, referring to her Married character Kelly Bundy's ditzy persona.
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"What a stupid move that was! That's okay, you know what? Reese deserved that and she did a much better job than I ever could, so that's her life, that's her path," the 44-year-old actress added.
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In a recent interview with Entertainment Tonight, Christina confessed she was originally cast as Elle Woods in the 2001 comedy Legally Blonde but turned down the role because she felt it was too similar to her Married... With Children* character. The part then went to Reese Witherspoon!
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