MUMBAI: Nicole Kidman has pulled out of Lars von Trier's
controversial erotic movie Nymphomaniac, it has been
45-year-old actress was initially linked to the controversial
film which looks back at a self-diagnosed nymphomaniac's
erotic experiences with a man who saved her after a
the reason for Kidman's departure has not been confirmed,
it is said that she is not keen to star in the project
since Trier revealed that he is planning to use real
It is reported that Shia LaBeouf seems to be interested
in doing the role and even sent the director sex tapes
of him and his girlfriend as part of his audition to
be in the film.
Gainsbourg is to play sex addict Joe in the film while
Willem Dafoe, Uma Thurman, Christian Slater and Stellan
Skarsgard are also in line to appear in the film.
versions of the film, hardcore and softcore, are to
be released in 2013.