Matthew McConaughey could have been cast in Leonardo DiCaprio's famous role in 'Titanic': 'I nailed it'

Evan Agostini/Invision/AP and Twentieth Century FoxMatthew McConaughey auditioned for the lead role in ‘Titanic.’
  • Matthew McConaughey appeared on Bravo’s “Watch What Happens Live” on Tuesday and was asked to discuss what his audition was like with “Titanic” star Kate Winslet (who played Rose) and if he could have done a better job than Leonardo DiCaprio (who played Jack).
  • The 49-year-actor said that his audition for the role of Jack “went really well,” to the point where he was told, “This is what we’re looking for, you got it.”
  • McConaughey added that he was so confident that he called his agent and said, “Oh, I nailed it. This is happening. They’re all happy, too.”
  • “The audition went great,” he said. “I actually did think I had it. It worked out for them without me.”

  • Watch the video below.

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