Tom Harper Is “Lost For Words”

British director Tom Harper (“This Is England”) is set to direct “Lost for Words” for Working Title says Deadline.

The story follows a movie star approached to star in a film by a Chinese director and after flirting with her translator he falls for the director.

Penned by Richard Curtis and his brother Jamie, actors Tom Cruise and Hugh Grant have previously been linked with the project.

Harper replaces previously attached director Susanne Bier and filming kicks off in January.