The screenwriter is turning the game “Risk” into a thriller for Columbia, Hasbro and Will Smith‘s Overbrook Entertainment
Hlavin is best known for his work on FX's "The Shield."
The movie will be overseen at Columbia by Hannah Minghella, Sam Dickerman and Jonathan Kadin. Hasbro CEO Brian Goldner and head of Hasbro Films Bennett Schneir are producing, along with James Lassiter for Overbrook.
Hasbro has a strategic partnership at Universal Studios.