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Drew Barrymore in film adaptation of self-improvement book
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Wednesday, August 08, 2007
Melbourne (ANI): Actress Drew Barrymore is all set to star in the
film adaptation of self-improvement book 'He's Just Not That Into
You', to be directed by Ken Kwapis. The 32-year-old will portray a
woman who is confused by the dating scene in a gizmo-obsessed
culture, where actual human contact is minimal.
The plot of the film revolves around modern-day relationships
and how men and women often misread the intentions of the opposite
sex. The book was written by Greg Behrendt and Liz Tuccillo, who
worked on 'Sex and the City' as consultant and writer,
TV stars Kevin Connolly and 'Big Love's' Margene, Ginnifer
Goodwin will also join the silver screen alongside Barrymore,
Jennifer Connelly, Bradley Cooper and Justin Long in the flick.
Jennifer Connelly will portray a women stuck in a boring marriage
with Cooper's character. Kevin Connolly will play a man who is
after a woman, who is having an affair with Cooper. Goodwin will
star as a young woman who is obsessed with Kevin Connolly's
character, and tries setting up accidental meetings with him only
to run across his friend, to be played by Long.
Kissed' writers Abby Kohn and Marc Silverstein will write the
script for the film, which commences production in September.