The actress is starring opposite Channing Tatum in director Steven Soderbergh's upcoming drama about the world of male strippers.
The Contagion filmmaker sets the record straight about why he agreed to assist Gary Ross as the second unit director.
No reason was given for the actor's departure, with Warner Bros. still planning to shoot the movie this February.
Matt Damon stars alongside Jude Law and Kate Winslet in Steven Soderbergh's virus thriller.
The director is taking the helm for part of the second unit shooting on the Lionsgate film.
Get your first look at the director's upcoming thriller.
The screenplay is based on the actor's real life experiences as a stripper when he was nineteen years old.
After Contagion, Liberace and a George Clooney movie, the director plans to call it quits.
The director is in the early stages of taking over this project, which David Dobkin was once slated to direct.