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These Celebrities Almost Played Lead Roles In 'Twilight' Movies

Every time I think of the movie Twilight, my mind goes back to the incredible love story of the super cute couple of Edward Cullen and Bella Swan. At times, I feel that the two actors are just irreplaceable for the lead roles. But did you know that major celebrities auditioned for the memorable roles of the Twilight series as well?

Well, we have the list of the big names that could have been a part of the vampire story right now. While some of them might be pretty surprising, some of them might actually leave you thinking!

These Celebrities Almost Played Lead Roles In 'Twilight' Movies

These Celebrities Almost Played Lead Roles In 'Twilight' Movies

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Taylor Lautner played Jacob Black, but when the movie producers wanted a more muscular actor to play the character in the New Moon...

Taylor Lautner played Jacob Black, but when the movie producers wanted a more muscular actor to play the character in the New Moon...

They started their hunt for other actors.

Michael Copon was the most preferred contender, but Taylor grew muscles himself and made sure he keeps the role in the next movie as well.

Michael Copon was the most preferred contender, but Taylor grew muscles himself and made sure he keeps the role in the next movie as well.

Julia Jones played the role of Leah Clearwater, but the fact is that other actresses also auditioned for the role.

Julia Jones played the role of Leah Clearwater, but the fact is that other actresses also auditioned for the role.

Isn't it surprising that Vanessa Hudgens wasn't given this role?

Isn't it surprising that Vanessa Hudgens wasn't given this role?

I mean, VANESSA HUDGENS!

Dakota Fanning played the role of Jane Volturi.

Dakota Fanning played the role of Jane Volturi.

But Lucy Hale was too a prominent contender for the role!

But Lucy Hale was too a prominent contender for the role!

She didn't make the role as she was busy with 'Pretty Little Liars' when she was offered the role.

Kristen Stewart bagged the role of Bella Swan.

Kristen Stewart bagged the role of Bella Swan.

Michelle Trachtenberg tried for the role as well!

Michelle Trachtenberg tried for the role as well!

Jennifer Lawrence auditioned for the role too!

Jennifer Lawrence auditioned for the role too!

She later said that she was glad she didn't get the role as she didn't want that much attention the stars of the movie were getting at that moment.

Robert Pattison landed the lead role of Edward Cullen.

Robert Pattison landed the lead role of Edward Cullen.

Dustin Milligan from 90210 auditioned for the lead role as well.

Dustin Milligan from 90210 auditioned for the lead role as well.

Those eyes and jawline were awesome for Edward.

Even James Franco wanted to play the role of Edward.

Even James Franco wanted to play the role of Edward.

And well...

And well...

Jamie Campbell Bower auditioned for the role of Edward Cullen but was offered the role of Caius Volturi in 'Breaking Dawn' instead.

Who according to you would have suited the best in the roles?

Who according to you would have suited the best in the roles?

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