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March 31, 2009

Barrymore, Long to co-star in film

Former Hollywood couple Drew Barrymore and Justin Long have signed up for roles in the romantic comedy Going the Distance, Variety.com reported.

Barrymore and Long dated for about a year and broke up last July. They were both recently seen in the movie He's Just Not That Into You, which Barrymore also produced.

Nanette Burstein is directing Distance, a comedy about a couple trying to make a long-distance relationship work. Adam Shankman and Jennifer Gibgot are producing the film, Variety.com said.