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Frank Darabont Claims AMC Fired Him For Fake Reasons

by Peter Paltridgeon 01/06/2016
Frank Darabont, former showrunner for The Walking Dead, is now suing AMC over the circumstances of his firing midway through the second season. Darabont claims AMC let him go for fabricated reasons and is withholding millions of dollars he was meant to be paid (hence the suit). The deposition has now been unsealed for public […]

The Walking Dead Lawsuit Gets Nastier

by Shawn Hopkinson 05/19/2014
Recent correspondence in the suit between original The Walking Dead showrunner Frank Darabont and AMC make Rick Grimes’ throat-ripping scene seem less vicious by comparison. In December Darabont and his agents the CAA (Creative Artists Agency) filed a complaint claiming Darabont was wrongfully terminated and that they were scammed out of contractually assured profits from […]

Frank Darabont Has Harsh Words For AMC Regarding The Walking Dead

by Jakobion 11/23/2013
Frank Darabont recently had some harsh words for AMC during an interview with IGN. He is getting ready to launch his mobster series on TNT called Mob City, and he offered his views about the relationship he had with AMC. Frank was the original showrunner for the huge hit on AMC, and he later resigned […]

Jon Bernthal Joining Frank Darabont’s L.A. Noir?

by Locon 02/09/2012
The rumor going around right now is that Jon Bernthal, aka Shane on The Walking Dead, is considering the role of Joe Teague in Frank Darabont’s new TV show on TNT titled L.A. Noir. L.A. Noir is based on a cop named Joe Teague caught in the middle between mob boss Mickey Cohen, and Police […]

Frank Darabont Speaks About His Release from The Walking Dead

by Locon 02/02/2012
For the first time Frank Darabont, Director of Shawshank Redemption and The Mist spoke with about his unfortunate dismissal from AMC’s The Walking Dead days after his appearance at the San Diego Comic-Con. “It was, for the sake of my cast and my crew, a tremendously regretful thing to face, to have to leave, […]

The Walking Dead Season 2 Starts Sunday

by Jakobion 10/15/2011
The moment that zombie fans have been waiting for is finally here, The Walking Dead season 2. The next season returns on Sunday and fans are excited to get back into the action and watch their favorite characters kill zombies, and try to survive. This year fans can expect more, along with the show taking […]

Cast Told To Keep Quiet About Frank Darabont

by Jakobion 08/11/2011
Well the plot slightly thickens as more comes out about the recent departure of Frank Darabont from the hit series The Walking Dead. While there is little information out there as to the true reason, there are some stories and rumors starting to circulate about the situation. The Hollywood Reporter broke the recent story about […]

Frank Darabont leaves The Walking Dead

by Locon 07/27/2011
Frank Darabont, the man who brought us The Walking Dead series, has suddenly left the show. As of right now it is unclear if Frank Darabont is gone for good or will just stay on the show as a producer without any input on the series. After season 1 ended, Darabont ran into issues. He […]

Inside The Walking Dead Season 2 Premiere Episode

by Jakobion 07/12/2011
The Walking Dead season 2 is scheduled to premiere around Halloween of this year and we have some details about the episode that will kick off the show this fall.   Director Gwyneth Horder-Payton recently revealed some details about the episode and what fans can expect to see in the next season.  During a recent AMC interview, […]

Frank Darabont Shares Insight Into Season 2

by Jakobion 06/23/2011
Frank Darabont, the man behind behind the incredibly popular show The Walking Dead sheds some insight view on what may be coming in season 2 of the hit series.  Frank being the director has had to make some difficult choices and overcome some difficult challenges in bringing The Walking Dead to people’s homes. Frank talks […]