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What Might Have Been


The page lists actors and actresses who, at one point or another, where attached to a Hitchcock film but who did not actually appear in the released version.

The role is shown first (in bold) along with the name of the person who eventually took the role (in brackets), followed by the people who were initially considered or announced for the role.

Marnie (1964)

Torn Curtain (1966)

Topaz (1969)

Frenzy (1972)

  • Robert Rusk (Barry Foster)
    • Michael Caine - turned down the role

Family Plot (1976)

  • Blanche Tyler (Barbara Harris)
    • Goldie Hawn
    • Liza Minnelli
    • Cybill Shepherd
    • Beverly Sills