On the heels of Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday,  Oliver Stone announced Friday that he was no longer on board to write and direct the biopic about the Civil Righs leader.

Stone used his Twitter account to explain that his most recent rewrite of the script dealt with “issues of adultery, conflicts within the movement, and King’s spiritual transformation” was not well received by producers.  This now leaves the project, that was starring Jamie Foxx as Dr. King, at a standstill.

Read Stone’s explanation below, ending with a note to King himself:

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