Barrymore and Long Go The “Distance”

Drew Barrymore and Justin Long will re-team onscreen in the romantic comedy “Going the Distance” for New Line reports the trades.

Geoff LaTulippe’s script follows a couple trying to maintain a long-distance relationship and soon discovers the perils of such a demanding scenario. He is a script reader, she is a middle school teacher who moves to Chicago.

Adam Shankman and Jennifer Gibgot are producing while Nanette Burstein is directing.