Drew Barrymore, Justin Long Back Together – for Movie
03/31/2009 AT 09:15 AM EDT
They'll play a couple threatened by the obstacles posed by their long-distance relationship, reports the trade paper. Barrymore, 34, and Long, 30, previously costarred together in this year's ensemble comedy He's Just Not That Into You, which made $145 million internationally. Its filming also helped nurture the Barrymore-Long relationship.
Despite their breakup, Barrymore insisted, "I love happy endings and believe in them most of the time," while, two months ago, Long told Ellen DeGeneres about his former girlfriend, "She's effortlessly charming and easy to be around." To be continued?
– Stephen M. Silverman