It seems that a highly regarded indie director is taking on some zombie love for his next project. According to VarietyThe Wackness director Jonathan Levine will take on Warm Bodies as his next feature.

Levine will write and direct the film, which will be adapted from the zombie/romance/comedy novel by Issac Marion, which will be published this summer by Atria Books after Marion published the book himself, selling copies on his website.

The film centers on a depressed zombie who sparks an unusual friendship with the girlfriend of his last victim, which could start a chain reaction for zombies everywhere. No production schedule was set for the film.