Just Some Facts About Shrek That SomeBODY Once Told Me

Bill Murray And Steve Martin Were The Original Shrek And Donkey

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Despite being pretty busy, Spielberg had been considering some actors for the major roles. Comedy legends Bill Murray and Steve Martin were reportedly considered for the titles roles of Shrek and Donkey.

Murray and Martin had worked together in Little Shop Of Horrors and had both been cast members of Saturday Night Live, so we’re sure they would have great chemistry, but no one can truly compare to the dynamic duo of Mike Meyers and Eddie Murphy.