AnnaLynne McCord Almost Played RosalieFeb 13th, 2009 | By Krystal | Category: Featured Articles, Movie News
MTV talked to AnnaLynne about her love of vampires and Twilight!
“Something that few Twilighters realize, however, is that the vampire-loving actress nearly played Nikki Reed’s part in the original film. “They wanted me to play Rosalie,” she recalled. “I met with the producers when ‘Twilight’ was casting, the original. I was on ‘Nip/Tuck’ at the time. And they were like, ‘We’d love to have you in this little film we’re doing called ‘Twilight,’ but the family only has small roles.’ They were like, ‘It shoots in Oregon, so you probably couldn’t do it anyway.’ And I was like, ‘If it shot [in L.A.] that would be cool.”
“Then this little film ‘Twilight’ blows up, crazy,” she laughed, enjoying her seemingly predestined participation in the franchise. “So, I came back in for a [recent ‘New Moon’] meeting and was like, ‘Hey, remember me? I supported you way back when!’ I’m like, ‘Let’s do this!'”