Will direct Black List script…

‘Fast and Furious’ director Justin Lin has signed on to take the director’s chair for the Taylor Materne and Jake Rubin penned crime thriller ‘Times Square,’ according to reports.

Set amidst the transformation of Times Square from a seedy neighbourhood to the current commercialized area, the story follows a young man who finds his loyalties divided between his neighbourhood boss who raised him and the grizzled ex-cop who swore to protect him.

Lin and Perfect Storm partner Troy Craig Poon are producing with Chernin Entertainment co-producing. Stone Douglass will serve as executive producer.