Andy Sachs could have worn pink on Wednesday.
Rachel McAdams She said she turned down the role in 2006 devil wears prada She took a break from acting following the success of mean girls and notebook 2004.
McAdams said: Crowd The profile went live on Tuesday, and she was offered some of the roles in films like Casino Royale, Mission: Impossible III, be smart, and iron manthey were all released between 2006 and 2008. McAdams said he turned down these offers because he believed they were best for his mental health at the time.
During a two-year hiatus from Hollywood, she returned to her native Canada.
“I felt guilty that I didn’t take the chance that was given to me because I knew I was in a very lucky place,” McAdams told Bustle. “But I also knew it wasn’t quite in line with my personality and what I needed to stay sane. It took me years to figure out what I was doing intuitively.”
McAdams didn’t reveal the part she was served devil wears pradaStarring Anne Hathaway, Emily Blunt and Meryl Streep.
in 2021 entertainment weekly interview, director David Frankel Even when they started negotiating with Hathaway, McAdams said he had a part of Andy in mind.
“We started negotiating with Annie to get a deal, but it didn’t work out for the studio,” said Frankel. Do it. ”
In addition to being box office hits, some of the films McAdams turned down had lasting cultural impact. casino royale, Starring Eva Green, the film kicked off Daniel Craig’s tenure in the James Bond franchise. iron man, starring Robert Downey Jr. Gwyneth Paltrowlaunched the Marvel Cinematic Universe, which McAdams later joined in 2016 doctor strange and in 2022 Doctor Strange in the Mad Multiverse.
“There’s definitely something like, ‘I wish I had done this,'” said McAdams. “I took a step back and said, ‘He was the right person for him.'”
McAdams is next set to star in Lionsgate’s Judy Bloom book adaptation are you godit’s me margaretwill premiere in theaters on April 28.