Barry Sonnenfeld in Talks to Direct Lore

According to Deadline, Warner Bros. is moving forward on an adaptation of T.P. Louise and Ashley Wood’s IDW graphic novel Lore and they want Barry Sonnenfeld to direct Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson in the lead role.

The setup for the comic is this: In times past, the world was full of mythical creatures long since held at bay by the secret society of Shepherds. But when the Shepherds’ line of succession is broken, a reluctant hero finds her life threatened from every quarter. And the creatures are coming back: will the Earth be ready for their return? 

Keep an eye here for any more details as they emerge.