'Dead' will come alive with AMC

Andreeva, Nellie
August 2009
Hollywood Reporter;8/12/2009, Vol. 411 Issue 2, p1
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The article reports that the AMC television network has acquired the rights to Robert Kirkman's comic book "The Walking Dead," for a television series. Frank Darabont will write, direct and executive produce the television series, with David Alpert of Circle of Confusion and Gale Anne Hurd of Valhalla Pictures also executive producing. The story chronicles the years following a zombie apocalypse where a group of survivors travel in search of a safe place.


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