Hugh Grant has dropped out of "Lost for Words," tUniversal Pictures' romantic comedy which Working Title were producing. This was apparently due to creative differences.
Grant was attachedk to star as a British film star who is asked to star in a film directed by a Chinese filmmaker (played by Zhang Ziyi).
At first he falls for the translator but later develops true feelings for the director. Unfortunately, the translator is the only one who can get his feelings across and things start going awry as she has the translator has her own plans.
Susan Bier is helming the project produced by Tim Bevan, Eric Fellner and Jonathan Cavendish. Jamie Curtis and Dan Mazer wrote the script.