Brad Peyton has come on board to rewrite and direct the Warner Bros. pic “Lobo.”
Pic is based on the DC comic book character and will be produced by Joel Silver, Akiva Goldsman and Andrew Rona.
Story revolves around an alien who works as an interstellar mercenary and bounty hunter.
Peyton most recently directed “Journey 2: The Mysterious Island,” for Warners which grossed more than $320 million worldwide.
He is repped by Verve.