By this time, it will be difficult to envision anyone else besides Shailene Woodley and Ansel Elgort who featured as Hazel and Gus in the renowned film The Fault in Our Stars. Conversely, before these thespians were selected for these great characters, other prominent and famous young actors had also tested for these roles of passionate adolescents. Read on to see the seven actors who were nearly cast for the roles of Hazel and Gus.

7 Stars Who Were Almost Featured as Gus And Hazel in the Movie “Fault in Our Stars”


Hailee Steinfeld

Hailee Steinfeld is an eighteen years old American actress. She first rose to fame after playing as Mattie Ross in the movie True Grit, a 2010 film. The actress was selected for a BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Prominent Role, an Academy Award for being the Best Actress for her role as a female supporting cast and a Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance. Hailee is similarly renowned for her depiction of Petra Arkanian in the futuristic science fiction film of Ender's Game, a 2013 film. Steinfeld also performed as Juliet Capulet in the 2013 film edition of William Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet. Additionally, Hailee casted in the crime movie Three Days to Kill. Renowned actress, Hailee Steinfeld was auditioned for the role of Hazel before it was given to Shailene Woodley.


Brenton Thwaites

Brenton Thwaites is a twenty-five years old Australian actor. Thwaites is celebrated for his part in the celebrated series Home and Away where he featured as Stu, who was an affiliate of the river boys. In 2010, he played as Luke Gallagher in the teen drama series by Fox 8 known as the SLiDE. Thwaites acted in conjunction with Gracie Gilbert, Ben Schumann, Adele Perovic and Emily Robins. His initial presence in this one season series was in 16th August 2011.

Thwaites has also starred in the 2014 movie The Giver, with the central character of Jonas. He played alongside Meryl Streep and Jeff Bridges. He has also acted a male protagonist in Blue Lagoon: The Awakening, a TV re-creation of a movie released in 1980 called, The Blue Lagoon. Brenton was similarly tried for the role of Augustus.


Nat Wolff

Nathaniel Marvin Wolff is a twenty years old American actor, songwriter, composer, guitarist, and keyboardist. Nathaniel is predominantly uses the stage name Nat Wolff. Wolff is celebrated for his performance and even writing the music for The Naked Brothers Band, comedy series created by Nickelodeon. The producer of the series was Polly Draper, Nat’s mum, who is celebrated actress. The series netted Wolff a Broadcast Music, Inc. Cable Award (2007). Wolff has also featured in the show stuck in love where he performed as Rusty Borgens, Admission (2013), Behaving Badly (2014), Peace, Love, & Misunderstanding (2011) and Mr. Troop Mom (2009).

Nat Wolff is a band leader and member of The Naked brothers band. The band has issue records like the I Don't Want to Go to School and The Naked Brothers Band. Nathaniel and his small brother Alex Wolff formed the duo called Nat & Alex Wolff and released Black Sheep album in 2012.

Even though Nat Wolff landed the character of Isaac, he was also auditioned for the role of Gus.


Liana Liberato

Liana Daine Liberato is a nineteen years old American film and television actress. Liberato is prominent for the legendary movie, Trust. Liana similarly performed in The Last Sin Eater. She also made her first appearance in the fourth season of “It's a Wonderful Lie" house episode. She correspondingly depicted as Kate in the Stuck in Love film. She has also been on the cover of the New York Times Magazine issue of June 2006’s Hollywood Elementary. Liana was also alleged to be after the character Hazel.


Mary Kate Wiles

Mary Kate Wiles is an actress of American decent. Wiles is an alumnus of the University of Southern California. She graduated with Bachelors Degrees in both Theater and English. She is celebrated for her performance in The Lizzie Bennet Diaries, for her protagonist Lydia Bennet. She has similarly acted as Ally in the film The Sound and the Shadow. In addition, she performed in the Dreamworld. In the movie Dark Woods, wiles performed as Alicia Larch. Wiles is similarly celebrated for her part in the sensation web series called Squaresville where she features as Zelda Waring.

Mary Kate Wiles was a real fan favorite of the character of Hazel. When she missed this character, she went as much as commenting that she had gone for it will everything she had.


Noah Silver

Noah silver is an American actor born to an American dad and a French mum. Silver begun his acting career at fourteen. Silver graduated from Lycée François Premier in Fontainebleau, France at sixteen years and was accepted to study in the University of Pennsylvania. Nevertheless, he postponed his education to get ample time to concentrate on his career.

His dual citizenship and bi-lingual nature has been beneficial for him as it has enabled Silver to star in TV projects and Films in both French and English. Silver has a ravenous craving for the movies. He sometimes plays the guitar and piano for relaxation. Noah Silver who also starred in The Bogias series was also auditioned for the role of Gus in The Fault in our stars.


Nick Robinson

Nicholas John "Nick" Robinson is a nineteen years old American artist. He started loving the classics at a tender age of two. When he was young, his best films were Davy Crockett and 20,000 Leagues. Robinson’s third movie was in 2009, when he was given the character of Ryder Scanlon, who was Melissa’s nephew in Melissa & Joey. This film was initially shown on 17th August, 2010 and it instantly became a hit.

While on break from Melissa & Joey, Robinson started filming as Jake Logan in the Disney movie Frenemies. He played alongside Disney stars like Zendaya and Bella Thorne. Nick similarly performed in the film the Kings of Summer, 2013. He took up the protagonist Joe Toy. Additionally, Nick Robinson had been auditioned to take the Gus character.


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