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Ever watch a TV show or movie and think "wow, this actor is perfect for this role"?Well, if some studios and directors had their way, some of your favorite characters would have been played by different actors.Virgin Mobile Live has collected 15 surprising original casting choices. See five of the most unexpected below, and then check out their full list here.Bryan Cranston has won three consecutive Emmys for playing meth manufacturer Walter White on "Breaking Bad," and it's hard to imagine anyone else in the role. The brass at AMC were concerned about Cranston's association with comedy "Malcolm in the Middle," and preferred John Cusack and Matthew Broderick for the lead. Luckily, "Breaking Bad" creator Vince Gilligan cast Cranston after seeing him on "The X-Files."See 15 surprising original casting choices hereScarlett Johansson wasn't the first choice to play Natasha Romanoff/Black Widow in "Iron Man 2." Emily Blunt would've filled the skintight costume, »

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