According to Variety, Drew Barrymore and Hugh Grant will star in Music and Lyrics By, a romantic comedy scripted and directed by Marc Lawrence for Castle Rock.

Warner Bros. and Village Roadshow Pictures are financing, with production beginning March 27 in New York. Warners is aiming for a holiday bow at the end of the year.

The story involves a lyrics writer and a music writer-performer whose collaboration takes a romantic turn.

Brian B.