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Taylor Lautner was replaced by Liam Hemsworth in one of this year's biggest films. Keep reading to find out why! Hollywood is a cut-throat place and poor Taylor Lautner is learning it the hard way! A source Exclusively tells HollywoodLife.com that the Twilight actor was up for a role in the summer blockbuster The Expendables 2, but was passed over for Liam Hemsworth. Ouch! "Taylor was initially going to get the role in The Expendables 2, but his film Abduction did so poorly in the box office [it only grossed $28 million domestically] and critically that they chose Liam instead," a source tells us. The Expendables 2 hits theaters on August 17. Who do You think they should have cast, Liam or Taylor? Reporting by Russ Weakland More Liam News: Liam Hemsworth Annoyed With Miley Cyrus On ‘Paranoia’ Set — New Report Liam Hemsworth Caught Kissing Another Woman — Not Miley Cyrus Liam Hemsworth: Miley Cyrus Is »

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