Niro, Hilary Swank in talks for `New Year`s Eve`

Last Updated: Nov 09, 2010, 15:43 PM IST

Los Angeles: Hollywood biggies Robert De Niro, Hilary Swank and Ashton Kutcher are in talks to star in the ensemble love story `New Year`s Eve`.

The film, a follow-up to this year`s `Valentine`s Day, is being directed by Garry Marshall.

Robert De Niro and Michelle Pfeiffer are in negotiations to star in New Year`s Eve. Hilary Swank and Ashton Kutcher are circling lead roles as well, the Hollywood Reporter said.

The movie revolves around a group of New Yorkers as they navigate their way through romance over the course of New Year`s Eve.

De Niro will play a bitter dying man in a hospital, while Pfeiffer will be a frustrated executive secretary who decides to tackle her unfulfilled resolutions. Swank would play a producer of the famed Times Square New Year`s Eve show.

Kutcher would play a guy who hates New Year`s Eve. The film is slated to go on floor mid-December in New York.

PTI