Diahann Carroll Leaves Cast of Raisin in the Sun

Photo of diahann carrollSome say it was just too good to be true.

According to the Associated Press, actress Diahann Carroll has dropped out of the highly-anticipated Broadway production of ?A Raisin in the Sun? starring Denzel Washington.??

The 78-year old actress has said that her departure is due to vigorous scheduling demands. It would have marked her 30-year return to Broadway. 59-year old actress LaTanya Richardson will replace her.

Opening night of the show is April 3.

Read more at NPR.