By Margaret Lyons
Updated December 02, 2010 at 02:14 PM EST

Catherine Hardwicke is “in talks” to direct the film adaptation of The Maze Runner, James Dasher’s popular YA novel set in a dystopian society, according to Variety. It wouldn’t be Hardwicke’s first foray into the world of fantasy-tinged YA adaptations as she directed the first Twilight film, too.