Based on the Eric Bogosian novel, the film is about five suburbanites who are on a violent collision course with each other at a local mall. Williams will play a character named Michel. Vincent D’Onofrio is also set to star and produce. Cameron Monaghan, James Frecheville, and India Muenez have also joined the cast. Chelsea Handler was previous attached but has since left the project.
Joe Hahn is directing a script written by D’Onofrio, Joe Vinciguerra, and Sam Bisbee. Sam Maydew is also producing.
Williams, while currently featured in “Boardwalk Empire” and “Community,” is best known for playing Omar on HBO’s “The Wire.”