Movies Uma Thurman Opens Up About the 'Worst Decision' She's Made in Turning Down a Role By Raphael Chestang 6:45 PM PST, February 21, 2017 This video is unavailable because we were unable to load a message from our sponsors. If you are using ad-blocking software, please disable it and reload the page. Up Next51:41Uma Thurman Says Turning Down Role in 'Lord of The Rings' Was On…03:00Taylor Swift's Parents Expected to Meet Travis Kelce's Mom and D…01:51Barry Williams Reacts to ‘DWTS’ Elimination After Ripping His Sh…01:44Rachel Zegler on Channeling a Mockingjay at ‘Hunger Games’ Premi…08:03'The Crown's Elizabeth Debicki Reveals 'Horrendous' Scenes to Sh…02:28Prince Harry's Birthday Call to King Charles Could Be 'Turning P…03:07Sofia Vergara Hosts 'Modern Family' Reunion; How They Honored On…02:13Carey Mulligan Gives Update on Baby No. 3 With Hubby Marcus Mumf…02:36'90 Day Fiancé': Armando Feels 'Awkward' Going Through Fertility…02:08'The Family Chantel': Chantel Confronts Pedro for Meeting Up Wit…09:37Lacey Chabert and Scott Wolf Share 'Party of Five' Memories | Sp…08:17Princess Diana's Death: How Brad Pitt, Oprah Winfrey and More Ce…02:23Meghan Markle Reacts to ‘Suits’ Reaching 45 Billion Watch Minute…01:46Tyla Reacts to GRAMMY Nomination and 'Water' Success (Exclusive)02:17Why Chlöe Bailey Is 'Ecstatic' Over Sister Halle's GRAMMY Nomina…01:47Robert Pattinson and Suki Waterhouse Expecting First Child Toget…03:24Khloé Kardashian’s Daughter True Naps During Mariah Carey’s Perf…03:11Travis Kelce Shares Taylor Swift's Best Quality That Is 'Right U…02:29Hollywood Hits Las Vegas for F1! Uma Thurman turned down the opportunity to be in the Lord of the Rings trilogy! The Golden Globe winner admitted Monday night on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert that she was offered the chance to play Eowyn in the popular trilogy, but passed it up. "I do consider it one of the worst decisions ever made," the 46-year-old actress admitted. "But I just had my first child. I don't know, I was a little housebound." Thurman gave birth to Maya, her daughter with ex Ethan Hawke, on July 8, 1998.WATCH: Ethan Hawke and Uma Thurman's Daughter Maya Is the New Face of AllSaintsThe role of Eowyn, one of the only female characters in the film franchise, eventually went to Miranda Otto, who went on to appear in War of the Worlds, and currently stars in 24: Legacy.Colbert joked that as a hardcore J.R.R. Tolkein fan, even he would have taken the role if it was offered to him. "It's definitely a regret," Thurman said.WATCH: Uma Thurman, 45, Puts Her Slim Bod on Display in Adorable Retro SwimsuitThurman visited the CBS late-night show to promote her new Bravo series, Imposters. On the show, she plays Lenny Cohen, an enforcer employed by a mysterious con woman.Imposters airs Tuesdays at 10 p.m. ET/PT on Bravo.