According to The Hollywood Reporter, Paramount Pictures has tapped Robert Munic to pen an untitled urban con-artist film. Kevin Misher, who developed the material, is producing through his Paramount-based Misher Films shingle along with MTV Films.

Set in New York, the story centers on the underground world of betting and sports. The project marks Munic's first feature. Paramount's Matt Jackson is overseeing for the studio.

Brian B.