Before she was twerking and obsessing over her dogs, Miley Cyrus was known solely for her role on the Disney channel hit, Hannah Montana. But can we just take a minute to think about what would’ve happened if Miley didn’t land the role of Miley Stewart back when she was just 12 years old? Evvverything in our lives would be different!
If your minds are blown just thinking about someone other than MiCy playing Hannah, wait until you see which other actresses almost got the part! MINDS. EXTREMELY. BLOWN.
Click through the gallery below to see which stars almost stole Miley’s spotlight and tell us in the comments below who you’re most shocked to see on the list!
The role of Hannah was originally written with JoJo in mind. She turned it down because she didn't want to become a Disney girl and has since said she has "no regrets."Photo: WENN
Taylor landed herself in the final three actresses up for the role of Hannah, but eventually lost to Miley.Photo: WENN
The Make It Or Break It star was a part of HM's original screen test, but she lost the part when the show's producers decided to go with a younger Hannah.Photo: WENN
Alyson auditioned for Hannah at the start of Disney career.Photo: WENN
The Army Wives actress auditioned for Hannah in 2005 but didn't get the role.Photo: WENN
The former American Juniors finalist auditioned for the role.Photo: WENN