Arden Oplev To Direct “Game Theory”

Niels Arden Oplev, the director behind the Swedish-language film adaptation of “The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo”, is in negotiations to direct the thriller “Game Theory” at Summit Entertainment and Participant Media reports Deadline.

Penned by Michael Alan Lerner, the story centers on a college professor and game theorist who gets sucked into a large-scale global crisis.

Alex Goldstone and Adam Shulman will produce. Oplev recently directed the pilot for CBS’ upcoming drama The Rememberer.