1. JON FAVREAU
Yes, the zillionaire Pete Beckett turned down the role of Chandler Bing.
2. CRAIG BIERKO
If Matthew Perry hadn't auditioned, he was our Chandler Bing.
3. HANK AZARIA
Remember, David the scientist guy, he actually auditioned twice for the role of Joey and got rejected.
4. Jennifer Aniston
She tried out for the character but ended up swapping it up with Courteney Cox
5. Leah Remini also tried her hand for the part of Monica Geller but didn’t get it. She appeared in the episode when Ben was born. Remember the girl Joey tried to assist during pregnancy?
6. Jami Gertz was offered to play Miss O.C.D. but she said a big no.
7. The role was offered to Ellen Degeneres who respectfully turned it down.
8. Jane Lynch also auditioned but apparently was not so good to be Regina Phalange.
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9. The first choice was Tea Leoni before she turned down the role.
10. Elizabeth Berkeley also auditioned for the role but was rejected..
Fun Fact No. 11:-
David Schwimmer never gave any audition. The creators saw him a year before the Pilot and