Jodie Comer 'happy with her decision' to drop out of Napoleon
  • 4 months ago
The Killing Eve actress was attached to star as Empress Joséphine alongside Joaquin Phoenix as Napoleon Bonaparte in Ridley Scott's historical epic. However, she had to drop out in early 2022 due to scheduling conflicts with her one woman show Prima Facie and was subsequently replaced by Vanessa Kirby. Reflecting on her decision to exit the project, Comer told The Hollywood Reporter. "That was a choice I had to make and I didn't look back in a sense. I knew I really wanted to do the film, but now, Josephine is Vanessa's role..”