The buzz around Binghamton the last few days was why was Hugh Grant seen in town.  Such a big name in the acting world in Binghamton?  Well, it turns out that Hugh Grant was recently in town doing some filming for an upcoming romantic comedy. 

According to IMDb it the project is also starring Marissa Tomei.  Hugh Grant is a British film actor and producer.  He has starred in such movies as "Love Actually," "Four Weddings and a Funeral" and "Bridget Jones' Diary."


The movie, which currently has no title, is being directed by Marc Lawrence.  Lawrence is a 1981 graduate of Binghamton University.  Lawrence has written such movies as Miss Congeniality and Two Weeks Notice.  Two Weeks Notice also starred Hugh Grant.