Al Pacino turned down a lot of big roles, including an offer to play Han Solo in "Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope."
Was played by: Harrison Ford
In 2013, Al Pacino revealed that he could have played the iconic role of Han Solo in the "Star Wars" franchise. "It was mine for the taking, but I didn’t understand the script," he said.
He also revealed that he turned down roles in "Apocalypse Now" and "Pretty Woman," eventually played by Marlon Brando and Richard Gere, respectively.