The TV and movie roles lesbian/bi actresses almost played

Can you imagine Jodie Foster in Sharon Stone‘s tight white dress in the infamous investigation scene from Basic Instinct? Or Ellen leading the runaway bus in Speed? These are just two things that could have happened if they had not turned down the roles. We collected some of the strangest, funniest and cool stories of lesbian and bi actresses who were close to playing some iconic parts in TV and film. Check out our gallery below.