Wesley Snipes Beat Out Prince For Michael Jackson's 'Bad' Role

08-11-2017
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Michael Jackson

(Radio.com) An unknown Wesley Snipes beat out Prince during auditions for a part in Michael Jackson's "Bad" music video, the actor revealed in a new interview.

"Me and Prince were auditioning together, and I blew Prince out of the water," Snipes told Conan O'Brien. "Michael had told Prince that he had the role, and then he met me."

"This is a true story," he reiterated. "Prince was actually considered the lead character in the 'Bad' video, and then Michael met me and kicked Prince to the curb." Read more here.

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