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Confirmed, Nicolas Cage Walks Off 'Trespass' Two Weeks Before Shooting

August 3, 2010 (2:21 am) GMT
The actor is said not coming back and Millennium intends on keeping its start date though they have not found a suitable replacement yet.

has left "" in lurch. Deadline Hollywood first breaks the story which is later confirmed by Millennium Films via Entertainment Weekly. The star bails on the upcoming project before the movie is set to begin production in Louisiana in just two weeks.

According to Deadline, Cage has been on vacation in the Bahamas and nobody can reach him. Insiders say he is not coming back for the project and Millennium will move forward without him. The studio also plans to keep the film on schedule though they have not found a suitable replacement.

Cage was supposed to play one of two thieves who take a couple hostage in hopes of earning some easy money. is set to play the wife. The role of the husband, which was initially going to Cage before he opted to play the thief, has been offered to but he has not accepted yet. Joel Schumacher is attached to direct the action adventure flick.

It is not clear why Cage decides to back out of "Trespass" but his departure comes on the heel of the failure of his latest movie "". His representative still could not be reached for comment.

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