Adam Brody has revealed he unsuccessfully auditioned for the feature of Neatly-known particular person-Lord in Guardians of the Galaxy.
One day of an look on the Excellent for Model podcast, the actor revealed that he auditioned to play Peter Quill/Neatly-known particular person-Lord however lost out to his The O.C. co-giant title Chris Pratt.
“I wished that one,” he said, before including that Pratt became a “larger” match for the feature. “He is bigger, stronger, however tonally, I in point of fact dug it.”
Pratt made his debut in 2014’s Guardians of the Galaxy and reprised the persona in Avengers: Infinity Battle, Avengers: Endgame and Thor: Like and Assert as nicely as two extra Guardians motion photos in 2017 and Could 2023.
Brody, who in the end landed a superhero feature in DC’s Shazam! motion photos, looked abet on some of his other unsuccessful auditions someday of the podcast and revealed that he tried out for Justin Bartha’s feature in the 2003 field office flop Gigli, starring Jennifer Lopez and Ben Affleck.
“I be unsleeping liking the script,” Brody recalled. “I be unsleeping in the end, (Affleck) died in a way that it serene stays with me. It be fancy he’s sitting on the beach, he’s bleeding out and the sand factual comes up and buries him… It became image that they didn’t utilize in the movie at all.”
The 43-365 days-light also shared that he became eager to land to a feature in the 2003 Dull and Dumber prequel, Dull and Dumberer: When Harry Met Lloyd.
“I’m fancy, ‘I accomplish no longer give a f**okay. I’d settle on to factual be Lloyd Christmas,'” he acknowledged.
Eric Christian Olsen became in the extinguish solid as the youthful model of Jim Carrey’s persona Lloyd.