Which Pop Idol Almost Played The Blue Fairy?
Which Pop Idol Almost Played The Blue Fairy?
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Once Upon a Time

Which Pop Idol Almost Played The Blue Fairy?


We don’t get to see a lot of the Mother Superior/The Blue Fairy, but that doesn’t mean we love her any less. The dear ol’ gal almost bit the dust earlier on Season 3 of Once Upon a Time, but thankfully she was returned to us after getting her shadow back. We’ve love how well Keegan Connor Tracy plays the role, but who almost got the part instead of her?

Wetpaint Entertainment asked Viggle users that exact question during the March 16 episode of Once Upon a TimeSeason 3, Episode 13 (“Witch Hunt”) — and the results are in.

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The votes were split pretty evenly, with the correct answer, Lady Gaga, falling in the middle at 35 percent. The other votes were split between Madonna and Britney Spears, with these ladies snagging 29 percent and 36 percent of the vote. Wow, talk about star power!

The co-creators of OUAT formally offered the part of the Blue Fairy/Mother Superior to the ARTPOP singer, but it didn’t work out. According to Eddy Kitsis, they never never heard back from her management staff, leaving them no option but to go with someone else. Enter, Keegan Connor Tracy. Mother Monster would have been absolutely fabulous in the role, but we are totally happy with Keegan.

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Carson Blackwelder is an Associate Editor at Wetpaint Entertainment. Follow him on Twitter and Google+!