Stewart told The Huffington Post they would start shooting in April, and she'd play a newbie con artist who worked with the older, wiser Ben. There were supposed to be "passionate" love scenes between the two.
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But Affleck just dropped out. His rep confirmed to Entertainment Weekly that it was a scheduling issue, since he has upcoming directing projects and awards season promotion for Argo.
Wouldn't he already have known he was committed to those things before this point?
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