By Annie Barrett
Updated February 15, 2010 at 05:01 PM EST

Kathryn Bigelow, Oscar-nominated director of The Hurt Locker, has signed on to direct the HBO pilot The Miraculous Year, according to Variety. Bigelow’s close friend John Logan is the writer, executive producer, and creator of Year, which revolves around a charismatic, self-destructive Broadway composer and his family in New York. This is Bigelow’s first major project since 2009’s Locker.