The Hollywood Reporter says
Lionsgate has hired Craig Gillespie to direct a movied based on the novel, Pride and Prejudice and Zombies
, by Seth Grahame-Smith. Gillespie has also directed Lars and the Real Girl
and Fright Night. You can find his IMDB page here
Grahame-Smith's novel added zombie mayhem to Jane Austen's classic regency romance novel. It has sold over a million copies.
Deadline.com also has a report on the director news here
. The film is not expected in theaters until 2013.