The original film starred Mads Mikkelsen (Casino Royale), Sonja Richter, Nikolaj Lie Kaas, and Paprika Steen as four adults whose lives become entangled after a devastating car accident.
Paramount Pictures' Open Hearts will be shot in and around New Jersey sometime this summer.
Braff will next be seen in the romantic comedy The Last Kiss with Jacinda Barrett and Rachel Bilson. Braff's also keeping busy with his hit TV series, Scrubs.
Source: The Hollywood Reporter