Bloom, Gerwig Join “Lola Versus”

Greta Gerwig (“Arthur,” “Baghead”) is set to star while Orlando Bloom is in final negotiations to play the male lead in the romantic comedy “Lola Versus” for Groundswell Productions reports Variety.

Fox Searchlight is in negotiations to pick up distribution rights to the film about a woman (Gerwig) who is dumped just weeks before her wedding by her college sweetheart (Bloom).

She embarks on a series of encounters in an attempt to discover her place in the world as a single woman before she turns thirty.

“Breaking Upwards” duo Daryl Wein and Zoe Lister-Jones co-wrote the script with Wein directing and Lister-Jones also starring. Shooting kicks off in June in New York.