Posts Tagged ‘Dave Erickson’

AMC Says The Walking Dead Can Drop F-Bombs Now

by Peter Paltridgeon 09/26/2017
To what extent did AMC just loosen its content standards? What is allowed now, and what still isn’t? You weren’t hearing things last Sunday when Nick faced a horde of dangerous zombies and uttered one colorful short word he had never said before. F-bombs are henceforth allowed on The Walking Dead — if used sparingly, […]

Is Madison Intended To Be Fear The Walking Dead’s Rick?

by Peter Paltridgeon 07/12/2017
After the events of Season 3A, it would appear Madison Clark has seized the role of Main Character on Fear The Walking Dead. What’s more, her decisions of late have been awfully similar to the kind made by iconic protagonist Rick Grimes — both are tough as nails, spontaneously stabby, and determined to protect their […]

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Dave Erickson Says FTWD Season 2B Will Be A Struggle For Resources

by Peter Paltridgeon 08/23/2016
If there was one constant drive behind Nick’s desert trek last Sunday, it was to find water. Originally it was just about getting to Tijuana, but the focus soon shifted to tracking down whatever scarce resources Nick could find to stay alive. And according to showrunner Dave Erickson, Nick won’t be alone in this struggle. […]
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Here’s Where The FTWD Timeline Currently Stands In Relation To TWD

by Peter Paltridgeon 06/01/2016
A season and a half of Fear The Walking Dead episodes have now aired. The first season was rather short, so the current total is just 13 episodes (which in normal cases amounts to one season). The show’s producers told us before FTWD started that its story would begin well before The Walking Dead started […]


Fear The Walking Dead Could Also End On A Cliffhanger

by Peter Paltridgeon 04/11/2016
People frustrated by cliffhangers weren’t pleased with how The Walking Dead ended its sixth season, but there could be more unresolved plot threads on the way. According to Dave Erickson, showrunner for Fear The Walking Dead (which just began its second season last Sunday), the sister series could also take a break on a cliffhanger. […]
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Where’s Tobias? Showrunner Dave Erickson Answers FTWD Questions

by Peter Paltridgeon 03/04/2016
Yahoo TV had a chat with Dave Erickson, showrunner for Fear The Walking Dead, about the upcoming second season. There are a lot of questions viewers have. What kind of danger can you get into on a boat? How did Madison adapt to a survivalist lifestyle so well? And more importantly, what happened to Tobias, […]

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Showrunner Describes Fear The Walking Dead As A “Family Drama”

by Peter Paltridgeon 07/03/2015
You might have noticed one of the key traits in the bite-sized clips AMC has been leaking out week-to-week are that nobody really seems to be in mortal danger, aside from the guy running around in his skivvies. Dave Erickson, showrunner for Fear The Walking Dead, told Entertainment Weekly there’s a reason for that: the […]
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New Set Shots From Fear The Walking Dead

by Peter Paltridgeon 05/27/2015
Entertainment Weekly has scored some behind-the-scenes photos from AMC’s upcoming Walking Dead spinoff, Fear The Walking Dead. Seven, in fact. Their slideshow mechanic is rather wonky so we’ve pasted them all here. This, we’re told, is Travis, a schoolteacher and boyfriend of one of the central characters. He’s played by Cliff Curtis and is being […]


The Walking Dead Spinoff Shambles Forward

by Shawn Hopkinson 03/27/2014
Do you wish there was twice as much The Walking Dead? Well, in 2015 you’ll get your wish. The Hollywood Reporter says AMC has signed former Sons of Anarchy and Low Winter Sun producer and writer Dave Erickson to co-write and executive produce the spinoff. What will the series be about? That’s still a mystery, […]