They're replacing Chris McKay, who parted ways with the project to focus on the Skydance pic “Ghost Draft” starring Chris Pratt. The timing works out for the directing duo, as Daley and Goldstein recently left the Flash movie over creative differences, and Paramount moved quickly to jump at the chance to work with them.
Hasbro’s Brian Goldner and Stephen Davis are producing. Michael Gillio will be penning the script.
Its products have inspired films with varying degrees of success. In addition to the Dungeons & Dragons tabletop roleplaying game, Hasbro’s lines of toys and games include Mr. Potato Head, Monopoly and My Little Pony. Paramount and Hasbro could not be reached for comment.
Jonathan Goldstein and John Francis Daley are in negotiations to direct the “Dungeons & Dragons” movie for Paramount Pictures.
Goldstein and Daley most recently worked on “Game Night” for New Line, and co-wrote 2017's "Spider-Man: Homecoming." Before that, they wrote and directed the fifth film in the National Lampoon's "Vacation" series and wrote "Horrible Bosses" and its sequel.” />
The film will be one of the first projects to go into production for the newly created AllSpark Pictures. Launched last October by Hasbro, the production company aims to transform itself into an industry player to rival Marvel Studios.

He has continued the double-feature programming format during his tenure with 35mm screenings. The 300-seat revival theater, which was opened in 1929 on Beverly Boulevard in Los Angeles, has been owned and operated by Tarantino since 2007.
The New Beverly will then offer a double feature that day of "Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid" and "Butch and Sundance: The Early Days." There will also be a midnight showing of Richard Linklater's "Dazed and Confused."
Tarantino said in 2014 that he planned to create a bastion for films shown on celluloid film. He planned to screen films from his own personal collection of 35mm films, which includes all three Sergio Leone Westerns starring Clint Eastwood.
Tickets are not yet on sale. The theater revealed its re-opening and December lineup on Twitter on Tuesday. There are several holiday double features including a pairing of "National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation" with "Scrooged" and "Black Christmas" with "Silent Night, Deadly Night."″ />
Tarantino bought the building to save the property from redevelopment and noted at the time that he had been seeing movies there since he was old enough to drive in the early 1980s.
1 with a matinee showing of "Batman Returns." Quentin Tarantino's New Beverly Cinema, which was closed in January for remodeling, is re-opening on Dec.