Photo/Illutration"Attack on Titan" ((c) Hajime Isayama, Kodansha/ "Attack on Titan" Production Committee)

The “Attack on Titan” manga series about survival in a world of human-devouring giants will be adapted into a live-action Hollywood feature film directed by Andy Muschietti.

Heyday Films, which has produced “Harry Potter” films and “Gravity,” will create the “Attack on Titan” movie, while Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. will be responsible for production and distribution.

Cast members, the release date and other details have yet to be announced.

Muschietti directed 2017’s “It,” based on Stephen King’s novel, which raked in more than $675 million (77 billion yen) at the worldwide box office. He is also known for directing another horror movie, “Mama.”

The original “Attack on Titan” manga by Hajime Isayama currently runs in the monthly Bessatsu Shonen Magazine comic anthology.

Set in a post-apocalyptic world overrun by human-eating monsters, the dark fantasy story focuses on Eren, a boy who dreams about the unseen world outside the walls built to protect people from titans.

Currently spanning 26 volumes, the manga series boasts more than 76 million copies in print in Japan. The third season of an animated TV series started airing in July, with a two-part live-action feature film adaptation released in Japan in 2015.

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