By Wendy Mitchell
Updated September 16, 2009 at 08:00 AM EDT

Writer John Logan could reunite with Gladiator director Ridley Scott on The Passage, Variety reports. Fox 2000 has hired Logan to adapt the Jordan Ainsley vampire novel, with an eye for Scott to potentially direct the project. The novel is about terminally ill patients who become healthy after they get a virus from bat bites.