Hugh Grant has signed to star in Marc Lawrence's untitled romantic comedy at Castle Rock Entertainment reports Variety
The story centers on an Oscar-winning screenwriter now creatively washed up, divorced and broke. He takes a job teaching screenwriting at a small East Coast college, and ends up in a romance with a single mom who has gone back to school.
Filmmaker Lawrence and Grant previously worked together on "Music and Lyrics," "Two Weeks Notice" and "Did You Hear About the Morgans?". Shooting kicks off in April in New York.