According to Variety, Darren Grant, who made his helming debut on this year's surprise hit Diary of a Mad Black Woman, has set up his next assignment, pacting to direct Fox 2000's comic adaptation Venus Kincaid.

Underground Films' Nick Osborne and Trevor Engelson are producing; Scott Chernin exec produces.

The story follows a female African-American government agent who finds herself shrunken down to a teenaged girl but retaining all of her special sleuthing skills.

Brian B.