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In a move reminiscent of the 2011 departure of Frank Darabont, showrunner Glen Mazzara has announced he is leaving "The Walking Dead." Both he and AMC cite differences over post-Season 3 plans for the series.
News that a certain actor is in talks for the lead role in Frank Darabont’s "L.A Noir" may spoil a major plot development in the remainder of "The Walking Dead’s" second season. SPINOFF has details.
Frank Darabont offers some insight on his upcoming TNT pilot for "L.A. Noir" and addresses his departure from AMC's "The Walking Dead." SPINOFF has the details.
AMC announced over the weekend that the third season of "The Walking Dead" will increase to 16 episodes as showrunner Glen Mazarra addressed reports of Frank Darabont’s original idea for the Season 2 premiere.
Former showrunner Frank Darabont reveals that actor Sam Witwer’s account of a "Black Hawk Down"-style prequel wasn’t intended as a "Walking Dead" web series, but rather as the Season 2 premiere.
Sam Witwer, star of Syfy’s "Being Human," laments AMC’s firing of "The Walking Dead" showrunner Frank Darabont, who planned to use the actor’s cameo in the pilot episode as a launching pad for a web series.
The second-season premiere of "The Walking Dead" attracted 7.3 million viewers in its first airing, a 38-percent increase from its series debut. It also set a cable record for viewers in the adults 18-49 demo.
AMC has premiered all six episodes of "Torn Apart," "The Walking Dead" web series that explores the back story of "Bicycle Girl" from the first season of the acclaimed drama. SPINOFF has the videos.
AMC has released a tension-filled new teaser for the Season 2 premiere of its hit zombie survival series "The Walking Dead," which is set to debut October 16.
"Talking Dead" will feature a live, half-hour discussion of each week’s episode of the acclaimed horror series, debuting after the encore presentation of "The Walking Dead" season premiere.
"The Walking Dead" creator Robert Kirkman, executive producer Gale Anne Hurd, and showrunner Glen Mazzara discuss season two as Mazzara addresses filling in Frank Darabont's shoes.
AMC has unveiled four new tension-filled teasers for the second season of its hit zombie-ridden series "The Walking Dead," which is set to debut on October 16.
The firing of show-runner and executive producer Frank Darabont from AMC's hit "Walking Dead" TV show has raised many questions, and new details point to financial fights at the heart of the change.
AMC has released an official statement on the departure of "Frank Darabont as "The Walking Dead's" showrunner, officially naming writer/producer Glen Mazzara as his replacement.
Frank Darabont, who was instrumental in bringing Robert Kirkman's comic "The Walking Dead" to television, has reportedly stepped down as showrunner for AMC's hit zombie series.
The cast and crew of AMC's "The Walking Dead" discuss Season Two, new emotional hurdles for the survivors and what that zombie blood is made of.
CBR spoke with the cast and crew of "The Walking Dead" about season two, plot differences between the comic and the TV show, and what to look for in casting a zombie.
AMC has released two photos from the second season of the hit zombie series "The Walking Dead." Created by Robert Kirkman and adapted for television by Frank Darabont, season two is slated to debut in the fall.
"The Walking Dead" showrunner Frank Darabont says the budget for the show's second season may be in jeopardy of being cut by AMC. Will the zombie series pass the grade with a smaller budget?
Horror icon Stephen King has confirmed that he is in talks with AMC to write an episode of the network's hit zombie series "The Walking Dead," adding that his son, "Locke & Key" creator Joe Hill, may co-script.
Cast and Crew of AMC's "The Walking Dead" assembled at the 28th Annual William S. Paley Television Festival on Friday to tease aspects of the upcoming second season and their first zombie encounters.
In this exclusive featurette clip from Anchor Bay's upcoming Blu-ray release of "The Walking Dead," the cast and crew of the show discuss how the comic book was often used as a storyboard for the hit AMC series.
AMC is teaming with McFarlane Toys to produce a line of action figures based on characters from "The Walking Dead," the acclaimed TV series adapted from the comic of the same name.
CBR News talks further with creator and executive producer Robert Kirkman about the difficulties of killing television characters, rumors of behind-the-scenes problems and his own future with "The Walking Dead."
Comic book creator and executive producer Robert Kirkman spoke with CBR about his hit television series, the exhausting promotion process and deviations the show has taken from the original source material.
With its fifth episode, the AMC adaptation of Robert Kirkman and company's Image comic earns its highest ratings yet, bucking trends and possibly expectations to make "The Walking Dead" the hit of the year.
With its fourth episode, AMC's adaptation of "The Walking Dead" showed a slight decline in overall numbers, but the show continues its stellar showing in a crowded cable landscape.
With its third episode, AMC's adaptation of "The Walking Dead" showed a dramatic ratings boost, pointing the way towards a very favorable reception for Robert Kirkman and company's stories on the small screen.
This week’s episode of "The Walking Dead" delivers much of the emotional punch of the premiere as Rick reunites with his family, Lori grapples with guilt and Daryl Dixon learns what happened to his brother Merle.
Riding a wave of buzz from its U.S. debut, the AMC adaptation of Robert Kirkman and company's Image comic broke records for international audiences and has already been given a 13-episode second season.
For those who missed the beginning of the zombie apocalypse on Halloween, AMC is streaming the first episode of "The Walking Dead" in its entirety for a limited time. SPINOFF has the video and details.
With 5.3 million viewers, the AMC adaptation of Robert Kirkman, Tony Moore and Charlie Adlard's zombie epic netted the biggest audience in the network's history and the biggest cable debut of the year.
With the AMC television series debuting this weekend, CBR wants to make sure you're up to date with all of our "Walking Dead" coverage, so click here to shamble along with all of our interviews, previews and reviews!
SPINOFF reviews the pilot episode of "The Walking Dead," calling the series premiere a success thanks to brilliant performances from Andrew Lincoln and Lennie James, not to mention Greg Nicotero's zombie effects.
Cast, crew and the undead converged in Hollywood for the premiere of AMC's "The Walking Dead," where the series creator was in attendance, stars lined up for photos and zombies lumbered down the red carpet.
On Tuesday, zombie hordes struck a number of the world's most iconic and famous landmarks. In Boston, Massachusetts, not even Rick Grimes himself could save the Washington Monument from the shambling undead.
CBR News spoke with "The Walking Dead" actors Andrew Lincoln (Rick), Sarah Wayne Callies (Lori) and Jon Bernthal (Shane) about their time spent surviving the upcoming AMC zombie series.
CBR News spoke with "The Walking Dead" actors Steven Yeun (Glenn), Laurie Holden (Andrea) and Norman Reedus (Daryl Dixon) about their experiences bringing the AMC zombie series to unlife.
The first episode of AMC's "The Walking Dead" lays the groundwork for a show more about the horror of survival than the horror of zombie hordes, though it certainly offers that in a moody, thoughtful series opener.