Originally, Robert De Niro was recruited for the lead function of Big, or in Portuguese Quero ser Grande, a movie that launched Tom Hanks’ movie profession.
In an interview with Watch What Happens Live With Andy Cohen, Elizabeth Perkins, who performed Susan Lawrence in Bog, revealed the unique choice for the movie’s forged.
“Robert De Niro was recruited for the role of Josh in Big,” revealed the actress. “It ended up not happening due to conflicts on his agenda and they ended up deciding to give the role to Tom Hanks.”
Although he by no means superior to filming, Perkins ended up performing his casting with De Niro, having a glimpse of what could be De Niro’s interpretation of the character. According to the actress, Tom Hanks’ model turned out to be lighter, with De Niro delivering a darker model.
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