May 24, 2024 3:03 am

Chris Hemsworth Denied Lead Role in a Kevin Costner Western Because He Wanted It For Himself
Chris Hemsworth Denied Lead Role in a Kevin Costner Western Because He Wanted It For Himself

Chris Hemsworth Denied Lead Role in a Kevin Costner Western Because He Wanted It For Himself

Chris Hemsworth may be one of Hollywood’s leading men, but he recently revealed that he was denied a role in an upcoming Kevin Costner movie – because Costner took the role for himself. While Hemsworth has become known for his action hero persona, leading the Extraction franchise alongside his role as Marvel’s Thor, the actor is constantly looking for more diversity in his output. According to Hemsworth, he recently expressed an interest in an “abstract and interesting” movie being directed by Yellowstone’s Kevin Costner, but was denied the part when Costner decided that the role was one he wanted for himself.

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​Chris Hemsworth really wanted to lead a new movie by Kevin Costner, but was denied the chance by the director himself taking the role. Read More