Robert Kirkman

Robert Kirkman – Executive Producer

  • Robert Kirkman is the Writer and Creator of comic book titles including The Walking Dead, Invincible, Super Dinosaur, Oblivion Song, and more. He serves as Co-Creator, Writer, and Executive Producer on the television adaptation of The Walking Dead and its spinoff series Fear the Walking Dead. He is also a Consulting Producer on Talking Dead, the popular talk show hosted by Chris Hardwick that deep dives into The Walking Dead and Fear The Walking Dead.

    Additional television credits include Robert Kirkman’s Secret History of Comics on AMC; and Outcast, based on his demonic-exorcism comic of the same name, on Cinemax. His second-longest running comic book Invincible is currently in production for an animated series with Amazon and in development for a live-action film at Universal.

    Kirkman is also the Chairman of Skybound Entertainment. An advocate for creator rights, Kirkman co-founded Skybound alongside his longtime business and producing partner David Alpert to ensure creators can maintain their intellectual property rights and creative control. Kirkman continues to develop and produce multiple personal projects and has collaborations with an extensive list of creators in all divisions of Skybound, including comics, interactive games, film and television (traditional and digital platforms), licensing, and merchandising.