Beyoncé Declined To Audition For Princess And The Frog, Lost Role To Dreamgirls Costar Anika Noni Rose

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November 11, 2013 AT 9:23 AM
Beyoncé could've been a Disney princess. In an interview with the New York Post, casting director Jen Rudin revealed that Beyonce was once in the running for the lead voice role in "The Princess and the Frog," but her refusal to try out cost her the job. "Beyoncé expected an offer, but wouldn't audition--and so she didn't get one," Rudin told Page Six. The part went to a lesser-known talent who was one of Beyoncé's costars in 2006's "Dreamgirls,": Tony award winning Anika Noni Rose, who says she is thrilled by watching her fellow artists perform: