Nicki Minaj was originally cast as Bella Swan in Twilight. She aced the audition, and the chemistry between Nicki Minaj and Robert Pattinson was off the charts. Rumors of Minajinson began to swirl. They were already filming some scenes when the fans of the books got wind of this unusual casting decision and protested, and Kstew’s people joined in the protests. The fans and Stewart lobbied hard to get Nicki Minaj thrown off the project and succeeded. It’s too bad we’ll never know what Twilight could have been with Nicki Minaj as Bella Swan.