British actor Hugh Grant is in Russia to promote his new film, Did You Hear About the Morgans?, which premiered in Moscow’s Oktyabr movie theater on January 26.Hugh Grant and Sarah Jessica Parker play an estranged couple in New York City, whose first attempt at reconciliation, a romantic dinner, fails when they witness a murder. They are subsequently relocated to a small town in Wyoming as part of a witness protection program. The new location and adventures that follow give the couple one more chance to save their marriage.
This is the second time Hugh Grant has visited Russia. In 2008, he flew to Moscow for dinner with the first and last Soviet president, Mikhail Gorbachev. He paid $160,000 for the honor at a charity auction held by the Raisa Gorbachev Foundation.