AMC And Robert Kirkman To Bring Heroes and Villains: The History of Comic Books To Television

The Walking Dead Perfume That Never Was – Robert Kirkman On Conan O'BrienIn addition to The Walking Dead shows and Preacher, AMC will add a documentary series about comics to its lineup.

Heroes and Villains: The History of Comic Books, will be a six-part series, according to The Hollywood Reporter, and take a look at some thing stories that shaped beloved comic book icons and the industry itself. The project will be executive produced by Walking Dead creator Robert Kirkman along with David Alpert and Skybound Entertainment's Bryan and Sean Furst.

"I'm excited to partner with AMC once again to bring the stories of some the most influential people in comics to a television audience," said Kirkman in a statement.

The series will debut in 2017.