Ben Affleck Loses Focus

Scheduling conflicts have forced Ben Affleck to drop out of Focus, Variety reports. The Argo writer/director/star was planning on starring opposite Kristen Stewart (The Twilight Saga), Variety reports.

Crazy, Stupid, Love directors Glenn Ficarra and John Requa will helm the Warner Bros. production, which is said to involve a romance between a professional conman and someone just learning the criminal art and how their past relationship comes back into play when they meet up again years later.

With production planned for spring 2013, expect a new male lead to be announced in the very near future and check back for updates as they become available.

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