Actors Whose Careers Were Ruined By One Role

Actors Whose Careers Were Ruined By One Role

Everyone makes mistakes—and that includes everyone who employs an army of agents, managers and publicists just to avoid those mistakes. But when you’re an A-list actor, your slip-ups are captured on film, projected six stories high, and immortalized for criticism. All it takes is one box office bomb to blow up a star’s reputation. Here are some actors whose careers were ruined by just one role…

 

 

Sean Connery in The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen | 0:27
Halle Berry in Catwoman | 1:05
Cuba Gooding Jr. in Boat Trip | 1:37
Neve Campbell in Wild Things | 2:39
Topher Grace in Spider-Man 3 | 3:30
Elizabeth Berkley in Showgirls | 4:27
Kevin Costner in Waterworld | 5:34