I turned down Colin Farrell’s role in “Minority Report” says Bardem

The Premiere of Disney’s “Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales” – Los Angeles, California, U.S., 18/05/2017 - Actor Javier Bardem. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

Vastavam web: Oscar-winning actor Javier Bardem said he turned down Colin Farrell’s role in “Minority Report” when it was offered to him.The 2002 sci-fi film was directed by Steven Spielberg and starred Tom Cruise, Samantha Morton along with Farrell.”When I met him (Spielberg), I was really star-struck,” Bardem recalled when delivering a master class at the Toronto international film festival.He added, “But at the time, it was difficult for me to jump into a foreign language performance. My English is better now. You may not believe it, but it’s better.”