According to Variety, Paramount has tapped producer-turned-writer Julie Durk to script the romantic comedy How to Tell He's Not the One in 10 Days, the sequel to How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days, for producers Lynda Obst and Christine Peters.

The studio is keeping the logline under wraps and aims to be in production by spring.

Obst told Daily Variety the project's being developed as a vehicle for How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days stars Kate Hudson and Matthew McConaughey.

Par's seeking to repeat the success of the 2003 pic, produced by Obst, Peters and Robert Evans and based on the book of the same name by Michele Alexander and Jeannie Long. Original topped $105 million at the domestic box office.