Entertainment Weekly chats with Frank Darabont, and Robert Kirkman does a Q&A with IGN, while buzz builds around the first full-cast photo, the poster art, and more.
Ã?Â¢Ã?Â?Ã?Â¢ Entertainment Weekly previews The Walking Dead with writer, director, and executive producer Frank Darabont, who teases, “The original Night of the Living Dead is our book of Genesis.”
Ã?Â¢Ã?Â?Ã?Â¢ IGN talks to Robert Kirkman about the graphic novel and TV versions of The Walking Dead and how they might differ: “If something cool comes up and they want to do it, I have no problem with them diverging from the comic.”
Ã?Â¢Ã?Â?Ã?Â¢ There’s much excitement over the release of the first photo of the cast. Io9 describes it as “pretty spot-on fantastic.” The site also notes the online release of a few pages from the brand-new issue of The Walking Dead, number 75 that’s available next week. TV.com, MTV, Comic Book Movie, Dread Central, and Big Shiny Robot chime in, too.
Ã?Â¢Ã?Â?Ã?Â¢ Comic Book Movie picks up AMCtv.com’s interview with Breaking Bad director Michelle MacLaren, who directed The Walking Dead‘s second episode.
Ã?Â¢Ã?Â?Ã?Â¢ Killer Film highlights poster art from The Walking Dead, calling the series the “best thing horror wise to hit television since Masters of Horror.” Shock Till You Drop, Dread Central, and Fangoria also discuss the poster, as well as the show’s appearance at Comic-Con next week.
Ã?Â¢Ã?Â?Ã?Â¢ Comics and graphic-novel publisher Image Comics will release new books and merchandise for fans of The Walking Dead.Read More