George Romero

Report: George Romero’s ‘Empire of the Dead’ Lands at AMC

by Kevin Fitzpatrick November 9, 2015 @ 12:23 PM
Increased interest in zombie properties is nothing new with The Walking Dead in its sixth season, as we saw in May with news that George Romero comic Empire of the Dead had entered TV development. Now, one of the artists claims that The Walking Dead’s own home AMC has won rights to the zombie-vampire hybrid thriller.

‘Walking Dead’ Creator Robert Kirkman Teases Series End, Plus S5 Deleted Scene

by Kevin Fitzpatrick July 22, 2015 @ 11:11 PM
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Fast approaching Season 6, AMC’s The Walking Dead already has its golden years in sight, even if franchise creator Robert Kirkman famously envisions the source material lasting indefinitely. Time is time, and even Kirkman has in mind how The Walking Dead might end, while a new Season 5 deleted scene should get fans a-buzzing for Rick and Michonne in Season 6.

George Romero ‘Empire of the Dead’ TV Series Eyes Zombies vs. Vampires

by Kevin Fitzpatrick May 21, 2015 @ 2:07 PM
Few have managed to successfully capitalize on TV’s zombie outbreak after The Walking Dead, but if anyone could raise the dead, it’d be George Romero and Marvel. A new report suggests Romero is looking to develop a TV adaptation of graphic novel Empire of the Dead, which bites into a shocking twist on the undead apocalypse.

George Romero's 'Tales from the Darkside' Up for CW Reboot

by Kevin Fitzpatrick November 13, 2013 @ 8:40 AM
Just when you started to worry that TV would never come up with another original property, what's one more reboot for the pile? More exciting than 'Murder, She Wrote,' it's George Romero's classic horror serial 'Tales from the Darkside' on deck for the reboot treatment at The CW, courtesy of Stephen King's progeny Joe Hill, Alex Kurtzman and Roberto Orci!

'The Walking Dead' Preview: Rick Fights "Indifference," Plus George Romero to Direct?

by Kevin Fitzpatrick October 31, 2013 @ 2:46 PM
As if the latest 'Walking Dead' latest twist in this past Sunday's "Isolation" hadn't assured us to watch next week, the recent announcement of a season 5 renewal puts shambling walkers in both our immediate and distant futures. More urgently, however, how will Rick handle Carol's confession in this Sunday's "Indifference"? We've got a clue in the latest photos and clip, plus what does zombie legend George Romero have to do with it?