Bigger Role Bigger Value
We are not sure if you ever watched the war comedy series M*A*S*H or not. However, if you did, you would notice the wide range of legendary actors on that show, like McLean Steveson who played Lieutenant Colonel Henry Blake, whose role couldn’t last very long.
When he discussed his concern about the status of his role in the series, and how it should be made bigger, the response was the termination of his role altogether, from the show. They ended his contract because they didn’t want to deal with his opinions.