Frank Darabont sues the bejeezus out of The Walking Dead TV show

Frank Darabont was instrumental in bringing The Walking Dead comic to television. He helped produce the show, he directed the pilot, and then he was pushed out because the show wasn't very good. Now that TWD is one of the mostly watched and profitable series on TV, Darabont would like his cut. Which he says is very, » 12/18/13 9:40am 12/18/13 9:40am

Frank Darabont's Brilliant Pitch for a New Conan the Barbarian Movie

Yesterday we premiered the first taste of our amazing exclusive roundtable interview with legendary movie poster artist Drew Struzan, director Frank Darabont, and Being Human's Sam Witwer, with an update on Darabont's Godzilla. » 1/23/13 11:00am 1/23/13 11:00am

How Frank Darabont will return Godzilla to his rightful place as a…

We had the unbelievable pleasure of hosting a conversation between three amazing artists: the legendary movie poster artist Drew Struzan, director Frank Darabont and genre powerhouse actor (currently on Being Human) Sam Witwer. Throughout the week we will be sprinkling tidbits from this amazing round table and… » 1/22/13 8:30am 1/22/13 8:30am

Frank Darabont is rewriting the Godzilla movie

Color us surprised, Frank "Shawshank" Darabont is penning a new script for the much-delayed Godzilla picture. We've been hearing about Gareth Edwards' Godzilla reboot for months and months, but it sounds as though it's still not quite ready for prime time. The classic Kaiju is kicking up a ton of drama for one monster… » 1/07/13 11:18am 1/07/13 11:18am

Showrunner Glen Mazzara leaves The Walking Dead

The Walking Dead is killing off Showrunners faster than Rick Grimes with a hatchet in a Walker nest. On the heels of the announcement that Walking Dead had been picked up for a fourth season comes this shocker: Showrunner Glen Mazzara is out. Mazzara, of course, took over for original showrunner Frank Darabont after… » 12/21/12 10:40am 12/21/12 10:40am

AMC's Crazy Ideas for Cutting Costs on The Walking Dead

AMC thinks that zombies should be heard and not seen. Read a few of the terrible money-saving ideas AMC reportedly threw at showrunner Frank Darabont, before throwing him out the door. A new report claims there was more to Darabont's precipitous departure than anybody realizes. » 8/11/11 12:38pm 8/11/11 12:38pm

Walking Dead executive producer rebuffs claims of writer's room massacre

Walking Dead executive producer Gale Ann Hurd has dismissed reports that Frank Darabont fired the show's entire writing staff as "completely inaccurate." Show writer Charles Eglee may have moved on to another project, but there wasn't a mass firing. [EW] » 12/04/10 1:35pm 12/04/10 1:35pm