Jake Gyllenhaal leaves 'Into the Woods' movie musical

July 22, 2013 at 5:13 PM
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LOS ANGELES, July 22 (UPI) -- Hollywood actor Jake Gyllenhaal is no longer slated to play a prince in the big-screen musical fairy tale "Into the Woods," Indie Wire reported.

The entertainment industry news website said scheduling conflicts with his other upcoming projects "Nightcrawler" and "Everest" are to blame for his exit.

Rob Marshall is directing "Into the Woods," which will star Johnny Depp, Meryl Streep, Anna Kendrick, James Corden and Emily Blunt.

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