Congrats to director Hiro Murai (ATLANTA, “This is America” video) who is in talks with 20th Century Fox to make his feature directorial debut with the sci-fi thriller MAN ALIVE! The script is written by Joe Greenberg and David Robert Mitchell (IT FOLLOWS). From Deadline:

Man Alive covers the events following the invasion of earth by an alien species, when a man faced with isolation and loneliness in order to survive realizes he might not be alone after all. Matt Reilly is overseeing the thriller for Fox. Noah Hawley and Good Fear are producing…

Murai cut his teeth directing music videos and short films, and has been working steadily in TV after his start on Atlanta. He has directed episodes of the new Bill Hader HBO series Barry, and directed the pilot for George Saunders’ Sea Oak along with episodes of FX’s Legion and Snowfall. He also recently signed a first-look deal with FX following his work on Atlanta.