Locke & Key has found a new director. The horror fantasy series is set up at Hulu and the pilot is in need of a director since Doctor Strange director Scott Derrickson, who had signed on to direct the pilot, has been busy shooting the Snowpiercer pilot for TNT. In comes Andy Muschietti (Mama, IT) to take the helm of the pilot, Locke & Key comes from the comic created by Joe Hill and artist Gabriel Rodriguez.
The production comes from Hill, Carlton Cuse (Lost, Bates Motel, The Strain) and IDW Entertainment. Cuse, who serves as showrunner, developed it with Hill, who wrote the script on spec.