Director Jonathan Demme, who won an Oscar for director Silence of the Lambs, passed away at age 73 from esophageal cancer and heart disease.
The Silence of the Lambs director could not see eye to eye with the author on this adaptation of his latest novel.
Jonathan Demme directs this documentary, which showcases legendary musician Neil Young as he completes his latest world tour.
The story centers on a high school English teacher who travels back in time to try to prevent President John F. Kennedy's assassination.
Seth Grahame-Smith's mash-up novel has also attracted interest from Matt Reeves, Mike White, Phil Lord and Chris Miller.
Demme will direct two episodes of this HBO show.
Cooper and De Niro recently did a reading of the script by Paul Haggis.