The recent news that Adrien Brody is being cast as the action lead in a new 'Predator' franchise has us a little bit worried. Brody has a unique combination of cool and edge, along with the requisite acting chops that made him great in 'The Pianist' and 'Summer of Sam.' And he's not so bad with a gun, as he displayed in 'The Thin Red Line' and 'King Kong.'

But jumping six neck sizes to take Arnold Schwarzenegger's place as an exterritorial-battling badass? Hmmm. Check out 10 other good (or even great) actors who ended up in the wrong place at the wrong time.
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