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The Biggest Facepalms in Movie Casting History

In light of (in Honor of?) the announcement of Jesse Eisenberg as Superman's most fearsome foe LEX LETHOR, we have decided to take a journey back through some casting choices that initially left us with a bitter taste in our mouths.

There's an ART to casting, held by a very under-appreciated team of casting directors, casting associates and casting assistants. (In fact, the Casting Director is the ONLY person in the opening credits of a film that DOESN'T get Academy Awards recognition... under appreciated.)

Casting just one role wrong from an extra that can't NOT stare at the camera, a day-player who can't say those few lines of exposition without sounding like a robot, or most importantly that LEAD who can't POSSIBLY be the character they've been cast as no matter how amazing (or awful) of an actor he or she may be...

Below are the BIGGEST Facepalms in Movie Casting!
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