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AMC Responds to New Walking Dead Lawsuit, "Greed of CAA"

This is just another opportunistic lawsuit orchestrated by the most powerful lawyers and Hollywood agents seeking an unjustified windfall and we are confident that it will be defeated in court.” You can find the original Bleeding Cool post below:[caption id="attachment_777584" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit: Tinseltown / Shutterstock.com[/caption]Frank Darabont‘s $280 million lawsuit against AMC is not the only one the[...]

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Frank Darabont Files Second Lawsuit over Walking Dead Profits

[caption id="attachment_777584" align="aligncenter" width="450"] Credit: Tinseltown / Shutterstock.com[/caption]Frank Darabont's $280 million lawsuit against AMC is not the only one the network will face from The Walking Dead ex-showrunner Darabont and his agency CAA have filed a new, $10 million lawsuit against the cable network, claiming that new information has come to light that proves he is owed additional[...]

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Walking Dead Producers Take AMC Lawsuit To The Supreme Court Of New York

The California lawsuit was filed by Hurd and Alpert along with Glen Mazarra and Walking Dead creator Robert Kirkman.Like yesterday's lawsuit, and like former showrunner Frank Darabont's long-running lawsuit, the new suit alleges AMC "exploited their vertically integrated corporate structure to combine both the production and the exhibition of TWD, which allowed AMC to keep[...]

Tales From The Crypt Returns As Part Of TNT Horror Block

Robert Zemeckis was a producer and featured stories adapted by Richard Donner, Fred Dekker, Walter Hill, Frank Darabont and Tobe Hopper, among others.TNT was also active in broadcasting horror as part of its MonsterVision block in the 1990s It featured classic horror movies and host John Bloom in his Joe Bob Briggs persona It was cancelled in[...]

The Huntsman Sets Its Sites On A New Director

Last week we heard that Frank Darabont had excited The Huntsman and that a new director would be announced soon...well, how soon is now? Seems the reigns of the Chris Hemsworth and Charlize Theron sequel will be put into the hands of Cedric Nicolas-Troyan This isn't a huge surprise as Troyan worked as the second[...]

Frank Darabont Exits The Huntsman

Director Frank Darabont has left the upcoming film The Huntsman over creative differences The film is the planned sequel to Snow White And The Huntsman from 2012 and would focus on the Chris Hemsworth's Huntsman and Charlize Theron's Ravenna who are both expected to return Kristen Stewart who played Snow White will not be back,[...]

The Huntsman Bumps The Mummy Into A Later Release

The movie recently had director Frank Darabont (The Walking Dead) come aboard to take over the project and he has written the latest draft of the script The movie will focus on the previous meeting of the Huntsman Eric (Chris Hemsworth) and Ravenna (Charlize Theron) prior to meeting Snow White.This pushes Universal's other film, The[...]

Frank Darabont Suing AMC For Owed Walking Dead Profits

Oh, this Frank Darabont - The Walking Dead saga is far from over, it seems THR reports now it's gone beyond hurt feelings and lawsuits have been filed.Today, Darabont and his lawyer Dale Kinsella have slapped AMC, the network that airs the zombie series, with a suit that alleges the ousted showrunner is owed tens[...]


Frank Darabont Candid, Jon Bernthal Diplomatic About Leaving The Walking Dead

Looks like there are still plenty of hard feelings for Frank Darabont about his highly publicized, controversial firing from AMC's still massively popular zombie series The Walking Dead.Speaking to EW about his new TNT gangster series Mob City (which, by the way, is pretty damn good in its own right, judging by the first two[...]

Legendary Artist Drew Struzan Designs Poster For Frank Darabont's Mob City Series

He's done posters for Star Wars and Indiana Jones and Harry Potter, but Drew Struzan is now turning his iconic talents to TV, designing a poster for Frank Darabont's new TNT series Mob City.Of course, this is less Struzan slumming it and more two old friends who've collaborated several times before - including on Darabont's[...]


Changing Your View of Godzilla – Frank Darabont Is Writing Up A New Take On The Monster

Screenwriter Frank Darabont and director Gareth Edwards are looking to change that.IO9.com recently had an interview with Darabont He says: [Godzilla] started off definitely as a metaphor for Hiroshima and Nagasaki And some of the atom bomb testing we were doing in the South Pacific in the subsequent years The giant terrifying force of nature that comes and stomps the shit[...]

Godzilla Getting Another Quick Rewrite From Frank Darabont

just fancied a slight change of direction, but they've now brought on Frank Darabont to do another quick pass Not a bad thing - the man can write.Meanwhile, there's some wrangling going on behind the scenes too Here's Deadline's take on the tensions: Warner Bros-based producers Dan Lin and Roy Lee, who were among the producers[...]

Walking Dead Officially Renewed For Fourth Season But It'll Need A New Showrunner

He took over from the suddenly-departing Frank Darabont in the early part of series two and will see the series through to the end of post production on series three.AMC have released his official statement as to why, as well as comments from the original comics' co-creator Robert Kirkman and the show's producer Gale Anne Hurd.From[...]

Old Episodes Of Walking Dead To Be Rebroadcast In Black And White

Because they don't sell enough of those already.This was also how sometime showrunner, Frank Darabont, got to have his film The Mist seen in the way he intended He originally shot the film in colour with an eye to it being seen in black and white after his producers and distributors thought audiences probably wouldn't[...]

Win Some Money On The Race To The Star Wars Director Chair

Abrams 9/4 Joss Whedon 4/1 Catherine Hardwicke 4/1 Duncan Jones 4/1 Jon Favreau 9/2 Steven Spielberg 5/1 Peter Jackson 11/2 Rian Johnson 11/2 Sam Mendes 6/1 Edgar Wright 7/1 Guillermo del Toro 8/1 Neill Blomkamp 8/1 Alfonso Cuaron 10/1 Christopher Nolan 10/1 Matt Reeves 12/1 Brad Bird 16/1 Frank Darabont 20/1 Ewan McGregor 33/1Either BetVictor know something we don't, or they are incredibly out of the loop First of all, not even[...]

First Two Images From Frank Darabont's LA Noir

As TNT announced they've picked up Frank Darabont's LA Noir for an initial first season run of six episodes, here are the two images they've release.The series is based on a non-fiction book but Darabont is such a committed dramatist I'm sure the facts will be twisted for the greatest impact I wouldn't want it[...]

Saturday Trending Topics: The Undeleted Dead

Funny how that works. Most-Read TV/Film Stories Today: Video: Frank Darabont’s Very Different Plans For The Walking Dead Season Two  Bleeding Cool was none too impressed with the second season of The Walking Dead Admittedly, the second half stepped up a little from the first but, really, we weren’t happy And by we I really mean Hannah Shaw-Williams,[...]