Earlier this year, we wrote about a double feature called The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: His and The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Hers where each flick will tell the story of a couple, Conor and Eleanor, during a difficult time in their marriage from each of their perspectives.
Joel Edgerton was set to play restaurant owner Conor, but Deadline reports James McAvoy has replaced him and he'll star opposite Jessica Chastain, whose character goes back to college.
Also, each flick is now titled The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Him & The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Her.
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