It seems AMC's infamous The Walking Dead stinginess is about to cost them yet again. The network was already being sued by show creator Frank Darabont over allegedly scamming them out of profit sharing, and last year Robert Kirkman, Gale Anne Hurd, Glen Mazzara, and David Alpert joined in the suit. Related: The Walking Dead Is Going [...]
If fast and furious wasn't already a franchise, it could become the subhead this week for long on-going legal battles between AMC and CAA and Frank Darabont over profits from The Walking Dead. Not letting 24-hours pass after an attorney...Show More Summary
The ever-escalating game of legal chicken over profits from The Walking Dead gunned it again today with more pedal to the metal over profits from the blockbuster AMC series. In a letter sent to a New York Supreme Court judge on Tuesday...Show More Summary
Frank Darabont, who was showrunner on The Walking Dead until a falling out between him and the AMC, has filed another lawsuit against the network. The basis of the new suit is an audit, and along with Darabont, Dark Woods Productions and Creative Artists Agency are named as plaintiffs. The lawsuit will seek no less […]
The megahit AMC series “The Walking Dead” continues to be the focal point of a heated legal battle between the cable channel and the show’s developer, Frank Darabont. Variety reports that Darabont “doubled down Thursday on his claim that AMC cheated...
The legal drama thickens between Frank Darabont and AMC.
Over four years after former The Walking Dead showrunner Frank Darabont and CAA first took AMC to court in a more than $280 million profit participation action, the duo hit the cabler again today with a new $10 million suit. "HavingShow More Summary
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I've said it before but I'm not a big fan of AMC's THE WALKING DEAD. It's not fair to say I dislike the series because I stopped watching after Frank Darabont was fired back after season 2. All the same, there are plenty...Show More Summary
Nearly four years after former The Walking Dead executive producer Frank Darabont and CAA sued AMC over what is now $280 million in profits from the zombie apocalypse blockbuster, the two sides are going head to head today in a Manhattan court room. Show More Summary
Frank Darabont's The Mist has a very different ending than the original Stephen King novella. Now, the author explains what he really thinks of the changes in the 2007 big screen adaptation.
Just days after The Walking Dead creator Robert Kirkman signed a big deal with Amazon and a week before lawyers for ex-TWD showrunner Frank Darabont face off with AMC attorneys in NYC, more main creatives for the zombie apocalypse blockbuster series are taking the cabler to court for big bucks they say they’re owned. Show More Summary
Frank Darabont's inflammatory Walking Dead emails were recently released, and one episode director has spoken up about being personally called out.
Director Gwyneth Horder-Payton has addressed the recent scandal involving derogatory comments former Walking Dead showrunner Frank Darabont made about her in an email when she was working on the show. "That was extreme," Horder-Payton said when asked how she had felt about Darabont's personal comments. Show More Summary
By Rob Hunter “Every generation needs a movie like 'Night of the Living Dead' where nothing turns out well for anybody in the end.” The article 31 Things We Learned from Frank Darabont’s ‘The Mist’ Commentary appeared first on Film School Rejects.
Frank Darabont’s lawsuit against AMC has yielded a lot of entertainment fodder for the public at large. (Well, depending on how you feel about reading someone’s abusive emails to co-workers, it could also just make you really angry.) Today, though, anyone following the heated legal battle also learned something about ... More »
The showrunner also received "award bonuses" up to $125,000 per Emmy win, as disclosed in documents from Frank Darabont's lawsuit against AMC. read more
Warning: This story contains frequent explicit language As he has in the past on similar matters, Sons Of Anarchy creator Kurt Sutter tonight eviscerated AMC over their treatment of former The Walking Dead showrunner Frank Darabont in their legal battle. Show More Summary
How’s this for a fucking coincidence? On the same day Donald Trump’s personal lawyer, Marc Kasowitz, was forced to apologize for a series of e-mails in which he treated a Rachel Maddow viewer to such complicated legal mumbo-jumbo asShow More Summary
Former showrunner Frank Darabont's fiery emails have been released.