'Mummy' a wrap for Weisz


Rachel Weisz has dropped out of "The Mummy 3" for Universal Pictures.

The Oscar-winning actress has opted not to join her returning co-star Brendan Fraser in the China-set action-adventure, which will be helmed by Rob Cohen and will co-star Jet Li.

The studio cited scheduling conflicts for Weisz's decision not to reprise her role.