The Walking Dead has never been accused of being a happy show, but it’s one of the few series to be called “misery porn”—an exercise in watching characters face tragedy after tragedy until their eventual horrible deaths. I’ve never thought this was true... but having seen this Sunday’s mid-season premiere, I wonder if…
We’ve got two TV shows based on Robert Kirkman’s zombie comic The Walking Dead, and now Kirkman’s exorcism comic Outcast is getting the small screen treatment as well. And if the latest trailer is any indication, it’s going to be a moody ride, punctuated by terrible violence.
Darryl Dixon isn’t even in the Walking Dead comics—but he’s become such a beloved character on the TV show that tons of people wear T-shirts threatening to riot if he’s killed. We asked actor Norman Reedus what it is about Darryl that makes him so beloved.
Now that The Walking Dead is a huge hit, there’s another Robert Kirkman comic coming to TV: Outcast, the tale of a man whose loved ones have been plagued by demonic possession since he was a child. The first trailer showed today at San Diego Comic-Con, giving us a taste of the new supernatural horror show.
Transformers is going the way of a shared universe, and last month it announced that Akiva Goldsman would head up a writers room full of talent to oversee a new shared universe. And the people they’ve picked have very recognizable names.
Walking Dead creator Robert Kirkman says the upcoming spin-off (still no title yet ... and just that one same image so far ...) "is not going to relate to the comics at all," but will expand the universe of the TV show in multiple ways.
Robert Kirkman, co-creator of the Walking Dead comic and its hit adaptation on AMC, just got another TV show on Cinemax, this time about possession. And in even better news, Adam Wingard from The Guest directed the pilot.
Robert Kirkman and Sons of Anarchy writer Dave Erickson are currently hard at work developing a secret Walking Dead spinoff series. Set in another part of the post apocalyptic future, very little is known about it... until now.
Seeing as The Walking Dead is one of — if not the — most popular TV shows currently airing, you wouldn't think TWD creator Robert Kirkman would have any regrets about the hit series. Turns out he has a big one.
Anyone worried that the hit zombie comic or the TV series might endlessly continue until the real world itself was finally overcome by the living dead, you may now breathe a sigh of relief. Creator/writer Robert Kirkman does have an ending in mind for the series, he just doesn't know when he's going to get around to…
The crossbow-toting Daryl Dixon has had a lot of intimate relationship over the last few seasons of The Walking Dead, but none of them so far have been romantic or sexual. One fan wrote in to Walking Dead creator Robert Kirkman and asked if Daryl might be gay. Kirkman's response: it's been considered.
Everyone's favorite Walking Dead character is getting his own personal apocalypse movie. Set in an underground facility isolated from the destroyed future Earth, Norman Reedus is the caretaker for the only survivors left on the planet, who all happen to be frozen.
Listen to a spooky excerpt from the new Walking Dead audiobook! The latest Walking Dead book tie-in, The Fall of the Governor by Robert Kirkman and Jay Bonansinga, just came out yesterday. Listen to an excerpt!
The Walking Dead was a massive success, so it makes sense the AMC is hoping to squeeze out another post apocalyptic money maker. So Robert Kirkman and Gale Anne Hurd are planning a spinoff series.
If you've ever had an issue with some of the women's characters on AMC's The Walking Dead — the root of the problem might be in the source material. Robert Kirkman, the creator of the comics, definitely has some... issues... with women.
The brains behind the Walking Dead comic, Robert Kirkman, has nabbed a new development deal with Fox International Channels. Fox isn't releasing a series title or any details other than the fact that this new show will be about the world of exorcism. But knowing Kirkman, we're just going to assume that this series…
There's a new sheriff on AMC's The Walking Dead. Scott Gimple has stepped up to lead the cast of survivors into their fourth season. Last month Glen Mazzara stepped down from his perch as showrunner on Walking Dead, amidst a swirl of rumors that Mazzara and comic book creator Robert Kirkman did not hit it off.
Well, this is disappointing. According to The Hollywood Reporter, it was Walking Dead creator Robert Kirkman who forced Glen Mazzara out of his role of The Walking Dead's showrunner, because Kirkman is a little too handsy with the TV adaptation of his best-selling comic. From THR:
Earlier this year Walking Dead re-released its pilot episode in black and white as a nod to the original comic book. It was so well-received that the showrunners have decided to do it again, but this time the entire first and second seasons will be getting the black and white treatment. The whole thing will start in…
To the delight of Walking Dead fans everywhere, Chad L. Coleman appeared in the winter finale as comic book favorite Tyreese. With a calm demeanor and a cool head, we watched Tyreese lead this new pack of survivors to safety. Tyreese is going to face some major challenges in the next few episodes, but don't worry —…