Report: Director David Fincher Drops Out Of Angelina Jolie's Cleopatra Project
Posted on Fri Aug 24, 2012 10:30 AM PDT

pittjolie021312_06_X17crop2.jpgLOS ANGELES, California (X17online) - Producers behind Angelina Jolie's remake of Cleopatra will have to find a new director.

Director David Fincher has walked away from the project, according to Vulture.

The movie, based on Stacy Schiff's book "Cleopatra: A Life," was first announced back in June 2010.

No replacement director has been announced, however reports have surfaced that Brokeback Mountain director Ang Lee may be considering the job.