Meryl Streep and Robert De Niro are set to star in the romantic drama The Good House.

The film, based on Ann Leary's novel of the same name, is being adapted by The Hours' Michael Cunningham, according to Deadline.

Streep will play a real-estate agent who rekindles her relationship with De Niro's character.

The film will see the pair on screen together again following 1996's Marvin's Room, 1984's Falling in Love and 1978's The Deer Hunter.