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AMC’s ‘The Walking Dead’ May Be Swapping a Writing Staff For Freelancers
Sometimes hearty ratings and a loyal audience aren't enough to ensure a stable gig for a television writer. According to Deadline The Walking Dead writer / director / and executive producer, Frank Darabont, may be replacing the show's writing staff with freelancers for the show's second season, meaning the show's current crew could soon be looking for their next assignments sooner than later... R
‘Walking Dead’ Pilot Script Gets a Rave Review
There have been high hopes for the AMC "Walking Dead" TV series ever since it was announced, and for good reason: It's a critically-acclaimed comic by a fan-favorite author, paired with the director of "The Shawshank Redemption" on the channel that makes "Mad Men...
Robert Kirkman Talks ‘Walking Dead’ on AMC
MTV just posted an interview with "Walking Dead" creator Robert Kirkman about the zombie comic's development as an AMC TV show, and it's all still good news. Frank Darabont, director of "The Shawshank Redemption," is still on board, and Kirkman seems enthused at the level of respect AMC is bringing for the source material -- i...
‘The Walking Dead’ Heading for TV on AMC
Fans of the instant-classic television series "Mad Men" may soon find another original show joining it on the American Movie Channel: The Image zombie comic "The Walking Dead." To clarify, the creator-owned zombie series by Robert Kirkman isn't just another zombie comic; it's THE zombie comic, and hell, even if you don't like zombies it's still worth a shot...
‘The Mist’ Rolls into Comic-Con with Frank Darabont
At his first-ever Comic-Con appearance, Frank Darabont, the genius director of two previous Stephen King adaptations The Shawshank Redemption and The Green Mile, and members of his cast and crew offered a captivating first look at The Mist. Most important for horror fans is the fact that Darabont wholly and lovingly embraces the genre, saying, "it's intense, it's a hard 'R' ...