Sonnenfeld circles comic adaptation.

Heat Vision is reporting that ‘Men in Black’ director Barry Sonnenfeld has entered into talks with Warner Bros. to take the helm of the studio’s supernatural actioner ‘Lore.’

Based on T.P. Louise and Ashley Wood’s IDW comic mini-series the adaptation has Dwayne Johnson attached to headline and follows an ancient secret society of protectors known as Shepherds who defend our world against mythological creatures.

The adaptation was penned by Cory Goodman (‘Priest’) and Jeremy Lott.