Megan Fox no longer part of ‘Transformers 3′

Paramount has cut ties with Megan Fox on “Transformers 3.”

According to Variety, sources close to the production have stated that Paramount and director Michael Bay are looking to cast another actress as the love interest for star Shia LaBeouf.

No official reason was given.

Bay is directing from a script by Ehren Krueger with the plot under wraps.

The film, produced by Don Murphy, Tom DeSanto, Lorenzo di Bonaventura and Ian Bryce, is set to open July 1, 2011.

Patrick Dempsey, Frances McDormand, John Malkovich and Ken Jeong have already been cast.

Fox will be seen in Warner’s upcoming supernatural Western “Jonah Hex” opposite Josh Brolin. Note the date on this article may be incorrect due to importing it from our old system.