Happy Endings: According to The Hollywood Reporter, In a change of pace following the historic epic The Last Samurai, Ed Zwick and his Bedford Falls shingle are looking to Columbia Pictures to strike a lighter note. Zwick is in negotiations with the Culver City studio to direct, produce and co-write the romantic comedy Happy Endings.

Details on the story line are being kept under wraps. Zwick's Bedford Falls partner Marshall Herskovitz will co-write and produce the project with Zwick. Matt Tolmach and Amy Baer will oversee for the studio. Zwick's directing credits include The Siege, Leaving Normal, Glory and About Last Night.