Originally posted by Krakatoa
Comedian Chris Farley was cast as the voice of Shrek, but tragically passed away before major shooting began. His SNL buddy, Mike Myers, stepped into
the role in his place.
And that iconic fedora was slated to sit atop of Tom Sellec as Indiana Jones. But his contractual obligation on Magnum P.I. prevented him from taking
the role, Harrison Ford was cast instead.
Lol damn it, I just spent ages trying to find Farley as Shrek online. Seems not to be found.
I had no idea. Man, how they allegedly changed the entire movie after he died to fit Meyers. Yikes. Shame.
Haha I did have to chuckle at this however,
Seeing this early design of Shrek reminded me that the late Chris Farley was set to play the role of Shrek and only couldnt on account of him not
being alive anymore. The softer more Disneyfied Mike Meyes Shrek is a stark contrast to the weirder rougher design Farley may have given life to in an
If the Parallel Dimensions theory is correct, right after the one where I’m a perpetually shirtless iron fisted but compassionate dictator with
angel wings, a viking helmet and laser-eyes — I would like to peek into the alternate reality where this happened (notsomuch the others in the
He stole my parallel dimension wot where movie stars done did different things.... sneaky bugger probably has some sort of device to know what I was
thinking before I thought it.
*shakes parallel fist in other universe*