Donald Glover has finally spoken at length about why Phoebe Waller-Bridge exited Mr & Mrs Smith.

The Fleabag star was originally set to co-star with Glover in the newly-released Prime Video series,  

Though left the project in 2021 – reported at the time over creative differences. 

Waller-Bridge was eventually replaced in the co-lead role by Maya Erskine,  

Glover has now opened up more in-depth about the departure, comparing it to a "divorce" in a new interview  

Donald Glover and Phoebe Waller-Bridge went through a divorce. Well, kind of.

In a new interview with The Hollywood Reporter, Glover discussed the different casting iterations of "Mr. & Mrs. Smith, 

The Amazon Studios Adaptation of the 2005 film starring Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie.  

Before "Pen15" actress, Maya Erskine, was tapped to portray the Jane to Glover's John,  

creator Waller-Bridge was set to star in "Mr. & Mrs. Smith" alongside Glover. 

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