Ashok Amritraj's Hyde Park Entertainment has greenlit India-America cross-cultural romantic comedy The Other End of the Line for MGM, according to Variety. The movie sets James Dodson as director and will see Jesse Metcalfe (Desperate Housewives) as star.

Based on a Tracey Jackson screenplay, The Other End of the Line centers around an Indian call-center operative who travels to San Francisco to be with a man she has only met over the phone.

Filming begins mid October in Mumbai before moving to the U.S.