It has been announced that Bradley Cooper has left the Western, Jane Got A Gun.

The Hollywood Reporter says the film, which stars Natalie Portman, has also previously lost director Lynne Ramsey and former leading men Michael Fassbender and Jude Law.

Cooper was to play the leader of a gang who try to kill the husband of the character played by Portman. Shooting has begun on the film but his departure will not affect the film as it is currently on a scheduled shut-down.

Gavin O’Connor replaced Ramsey as director. The is no word yet as to who will take on the Cooper role.