HBO has signed Darren Aronofsky to a three-year first-look deal under the filmmaker's Protozoa Pictures banner.
The agreement will have Protozoa develop material for the premium cabler that Aronofsky would direct and HBO produce.
This is the first-ever production deal for television for the filmmaker.
Aronofsky is known for helming films Requiem for a Dream, The Fountain, The Wrestler and Black Swan. His next film Noah, about the biblical figure, is due to hit theaters March 28.
Deadline first reported the story.
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