The Golden Globe winner for Tick, Tick… Boom! He recognized which was the famous tape with which he dreamed of being a part. He knows everything about the saga that excluded him because of his physique.
Since Andrew Garfield appeared in Spider-Man: No Way Home, moviegoers returned to put the focus of attention on the actor. It is that this is how he showed that he can play characters for films of all genres and win the most prestigious statuettes. However, it was not all good news in the interpreter’s career, since was rejected to carry out a role that he really wanted. Can you imagine what it could be?
In November 2021 he stated that he is an all-terrain artist: he did so starring Tick, Tick… Boom! for Netflix. Under the direction of Lin-Manuel Miranda, he showed that he can act, sing and dance with enormous talent. In that way, the Golden Globe he was awarded for his work as Best Comedy or Musical Actor in the particular edition that took place last Sunday. Everything would indicate that he could be a great candidate for the Oscars 2022.
Superheroes, musicals, dramas. Andrew Garfield can do anything according to the viewers who applaud his projects year after year. But for the producers of a very famous movie, he was not the one. Recently, a viral video on TikTok recalled an interview in which he reveals the role he enthusiastically applied for and was rejected after auditioning.
In dialogue with Entertainment Tonight he assured: “There was a movie Narnia, the film of Príncipe Caspian. I really wanted to play it, that was so dumb”. He added with a laugh: “I think Ben Barnes finally got it. Ben Barnes, I’ll get you”. It seems that the actor of Peter Parker could have been perfect to develop that role of the adaptation of the literary saga written by CS Lewis for 1950.
However, they explained to him the reasons why he was not selected to be part of the cast. “I think the answer was: ‘You’re not handsome enough to be Prince Caspian’”, Andrew pronounced with his characteristic tone of humor. Was that his answer or is it just an anecdote? We do not know! But what we do have very clearly is that he is the best actor when it comes to lying in interviews.