From ‘Roseanne’ to ‘The Crown,’ TV’s Biggest Casting Changes (PHOTOS)
When The Crown Season 3 debuted in fall 2019, the cast switch-up — particularly the change from Claire Foy to Olivia Coleman as Queen Elizabeth — was a lot for fans to adjust to.
But as shocking and heartbreaking as it was for audiences, this wasn’t the first or last time actors were swapped on a series. Shows recast characters, it’s just fact. Sometimes it’s due to a lack of chemistry on screen, bad blood, or health problems. Nonetheless, we’re left confused and longing for the O.G.
Click through to see TV’s biggest casting changes and the reasons behind them!