Romola Garai Joining One Day

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Romola Garai (Atonement) is in negotiations to join the cast of Focus Features’ romantic comedy One Day for director Lone Scherfig.

Based on David Nicholls’ novel, the film stars Anne Hathaway and Jim Sturgess as people who meet during their 1988 graduation and proceed to meet one day a year for the next 20 years. Nicholls wrote the screenplay.

Garai will play the woman Sturgess’ character marries.

Filming starts this summer in London.