Joel Schumacher has [shock horror] rejected Colin Farrell for his new movie version of "Phantom of the Opera". In addition, he’s said to have also turned down John Travolta. "John Travolta wants to do it but I think I’ll go younger", says the Director. And "Dawson’s Creek" beauty Katie Holmes is also over the hill at 24, says WENN. Schumacher adds, "She’s recently been taking singing lessons. I’ve heard Katie’s singing and it’s beautiful. But I still may want a younger actress."