Michael Jackson pleaded with Hollywood to play this Iconic Movie Character.

The story goes that Michael Jackson was determined to get a shot at playing the role in the 1980s. So, he called an impromptu meeting with Michael Ovitz and they met at his home in Los Angeles. Ovitz and his associate Ron Meyer arrived at Jackson's home and they were both shocked to find out that the man behind such hits as Thriller and Billie Jean wanted to take up the mantle of 007. After dropping his hat in a pot of guacamole, Jackson put his hat back on and the encounter continued thusly.


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