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2. Courtney Love lost the role of Satine to Nicole Kidman.
The singer didn't hold back her resentment towards the Australian actress. During a 1999 tour with her band Hole, Love dedicated her song "Miss World," about a self-loathing beauty queen, to Kidman. 

Other actresses considered for the role of Satine were Catherine Zeta-Jones, Renée Zellweger, Hilary Swank, and Kate Winslet.