Saïd Taghmaoui has dropped out as the Shadow King of FX's Legion midway through filming, reports Variety. No reason was given for the departure, but FX is looking to re-cast the role.
Taghmaoui tweeted about the departure, but said "a big surprise" would be "coming soon."
The actor had previously posted a photo of him from the Legion set.
Taghmaoui was cast as the Shadow King in July, and filming of the new season began in September.
No debut date for Legion's second season on FX has been given.