Actress in final negotiations to star in comedy

Cameron Diaz is in final negotiations to star in the romantic comedy “Swingles” at Paramount Pictures.

Story centers on a bachelor who is dumped by his wingman and teams up with a sharp-tongued woman he can’t stand in order to meet singles. Duncan Birmingham and Jeff Roda penned the screenplay.

Kevin Misher (“The Interpreter”) is producing.

Diaz, who most recently starred in “What Happens in Vegas,” will next be seen in Richard Kelly-helmed horror thriller “The Box.”

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