You’ll Be Blindsided By These Facts About Sandra Bullock

She Could’ve Been The Million Dollar Baby

sandra bullock replaced million dollar baby
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One project that Sandra Bullock tried to get into production for years was Million Dollar Baby. At that time, studios simply weren’t interested in the story about a female boxer, so Bullock got caught up filming Miss Congeniality 2.

Clint Eastwood and Hilary Swank then signed on to the Million Dollar Baby project and the latter even won an Oscar for her role. When asked if she was upset about how it worked out, Bullock said, “When things like that happen, that’s the way they’re supposed to be.”