'Hurt Locker' helmer boards 'Miraculous Year'
Oscar-nommed helmer Kathryn Bigelow has signed on to direct HBO pilot “The Miraculous Year.”John Logan is the writer, exec producer and creator of “Year,” which centers on a charismatic, self-destructive Broadway composer and his family in New York. Project reps the first major project from Bigelow since her Academy Award-nominated work as director of “The Hurt Locker.” Bigelow is exec producing the pilot but not attached beyond that. Bigelow is close friends with Logan, which led to her involvement on “Miraculous Year.” Lydia Pilcher is also attached as an exec producer. Next up for Logan is his new play “Red,” starring Alfred Molina, which opens at Broadway’s John Golden Theater on April 1.