On Howard Stern‘s show, mouthy comic Sandra Bernhard admitted that she turned down the role of Miranda on Sex and the City.
No, hold on people, hear out her reasons.
For one thing, she says, the script was absolutely horrible.
Secondly, they were only paying $7,500 a week.
And what’s more, “To play third or fourth fiddle to Sarah Jessica Parker and put up with her shit?”
But Cynthia Nixon decided it would be a good move, famously enough.
I guess she considered it a choice.