Chance Favors Hoffman & Thompson

“Stranger than Fiction” co-stars Dustin Hoffman and Emma Thompson are re-teaming for Overture Films romantic drama “Last Chance Harvey” reports the trades.

The story centers on a man (Hoffman) down on his luck who finds an unlikely companion (Thompson) while in London attending his daughter’s wedding.

British helmer Joel Hopkins (“Jump Tomorrow”) will direct from a screenplay he penned, and shooting is set to begin in September in London.