Anya Taylor-Joy was offered Disney Channel pilot on same day  

By Jackbot

 Nov 11,2022

Anya Taylor-Joy turned down a part in a Disney Channel TV pilot to star in The Witch.  

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The Queen's Gambit actress gained notice with her debut movie role in Robert Eggers' 2015 indie horror The Witch  

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however, in an interview with Harper's Bazaar U.K., she revealed her career could have turned out quite differently if she'd picked another role instead.  

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"I remember it (The Witch offer) was the same day I got asked to be in a Disney Channel pilot,  

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it was so exciting to be offered anything at all that I ran around the house like a loon," she recalled.  

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"But I just had this really good feeling about The Witch that made me willing to forego  

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the Disney experience for the thing that felt unknown to me, the thing that felt sacred."  

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