Alec Baldwin Leaves “Rock of Ages”

Alec Baldwin has dropped out of the running for the film adaptation of the Broadway musical “Rock of Ages” at New Line says The Hollywood Reporter.

Baldwin was to play Dennis Dupree, the owner of the Sunset Boulevard Whisky-A-Go-Go-like Bourbon Room. It’s a big role, one both Will Ferrell and Steve Carell passed on.

The first table read for the film takes place in Miami in less than two weeks.