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Non-Actors Who Got Thrown Into Movies And Totally Nailed It

Updated April 13, 2021 70.2k votes 12.7k voters 979.5k views17 items

List RulesVote up the unexpected casting choices whose big break blew you away.

You don't always need an expensive theater degree or a five-day-a-week personal trainer to be in a Hollywood movie. Sometimes a filmmaker will instantly recognize that someone, despite the fact they've never acted a day in their life, has innate qualities that might make them perfect for a particular role. And these are the times those hunches were exactly right.