*He may have been fired from “Scandal” last month, but Columbus Short has apparently bounced back, courtesy of a new romantic comedy.

According to, Short has landed the leading role in film, titled “Mr. Right. The actor’s leading lady will be played by “Justified” star Erica Tazel. As it stands now, production has already begun on the feature, with an announcement regarding which network will air the film expected soon.

Short’s acquisition of the starring role in “Mr. Right” added weight to a recent message the entertainer posted on Twitter, which read: “Even though you dont see things happening things are always happening”