The lawsuit between Frank Darabont and AMC over The Walking Dead got a little more serious today.
EXCLUSIVE: Three years into AMC’s legal battle with CAA and client Frank Darabont over profits from mega hit The Walking Dead, the cable network is making an unprecedented move that affects a talent agency’s most lucrative revenue stream...Show More Summary
My favorite film is Shawshank Redemption, an adaptation by Frank Darabont of a novelette by Stephen King. The story perfectly hits my trigger spot, injustice, and my sweet spot, hope, and its resolution feels more satisfying to me than any other movie on the planet. So even though you can find it on television frequently […]
The legal drama playing out behind the scenes of AMC’s The Walking Dead is getting almost as ugly as the bloody battles on the show itself. Back in 2011, original showrunner Frank Darabont was pushed out in the middle of production on the second season. Show More Summary
The Walking Dead creator Frank Darabont worked very hard to haunt your dreams, but now he would like to get paid. In a lawsuit against AMC, Frank Darabont will be seeking $280 million in damages, reports io9. Darabont and his agents are suing AMC for robbing him of contingent profits ... More »
The Walking Dead has been a huge hit for AMC, but original showrunner Frank Darabont hasn't reaped any of the financial benefits of the show's success. Now, his lawsuit against the network has revealed just how much he thinks he's o...
The latest twist in the lawsuit against AMC by Frank Darabont, who brought them the show that had the highest premiere in the network’s history, is the amount of damages he’s seeking: $280 million. Read more...
The path has been cleared for Frank Darabont's lawsuit against AMC to proceed, but the start of the actual trial could still be far off. The post Former Walking Dead Showrunner Darabont Seeks $280 Million from Lawsuit appeared first on CBR.com.
Filmmaker Frank Darabont recently opened up regarding why he thinks The Shawshank Redemption's financial performance doesn't even come close to matching its legacy. Get the details.
El Rey’s The Director’s Chair returns with a two-hour special featuring The Walking Dead’s Frank Darabont and The Jungle Book’s Jon Favreau. Join host Robert Rodriguez as he explores the film careers of these two acclaimed directors on Sunday, September 25th (8/7C). Show More Summary
“The Walking Dead” might be a bonafide hit in 2016, but when creator Frank Darabont first pitched the series to networks more than six years ago, he faced some resistance. The television landscape at the time was vastly different than...Show More Summary
This is why I hardly ever watch network television. From Variety: Before the show was picked up by AMC for domestic and Fox for international, its creator Frank Darabont presented the first version of the script to NBC, with whom he had an overall deal. Show More Summary
NBC had a very different, potentially zombie-less vision for the hit series when Frank Darabont originally pitched it to the network. The post NBC Wanted The Walking Dead to be a Zombie-less Procedural appeared first on CBR.com.
The Shawshank Redemption is directed by Frank Darabont and stars Morgan Freeman and Tim Robbins. It is based on a Stephen King story titled “Rita Hayworth and Shawshank Redemption”. The film tells the story of two prisoners who develop...Show More Summary
Did you know Frank Darabont (THE SHAWSHANK REDEMPTION, THE MIST, The Walking Dead) was an avid art collector? And I'm sorry for dumping so much on you at once, but did you also know you could acquire some of that art this weekend? Darabont...Show More Summary
Profiles in History will offer a rare and historic multi-million dollar assemblage of comic and illustration art, including select works from the personal collection of legendary writer, director and producer, Frank Darabont. The auction will take place at the Profiles in History Headquarters in Calabasas, CA on Saturday, July 30th at 11:00am PST. Show More Summary
‘I Had An 8-Year Deal!!’ Andrea, Not Michonne, Was Supposed To End Up As Rick’s Girl On WALKING DEAD!! Read the full article on AICN I am – Hercules!! Soon after Frank Darabont was fired, so were two of his actor friends. Jeff DeMunn...Show More Summary
When Frank Darabont originally brought The Walking Dead to AMC, he had big plans. He created a first season of The Walking Dead that turned television on its ear and he created one of the most successful shows that remain huge today, after six seasons. Show More Summary
Back in February, we learned that Spike TV had ordered a pilot for The Mist, based on the Stephen King novella of the same name. The property was already adapted into a Frank Darabont film back in 2007, but in the current trend of TV...Show More Summary
Most of us know and love Melissa McBride as the frail housewife turned badass cookie baker on The Walking Dead, Here, we see her in some of her early, lesser known roles, and learn about the big break she got from Frank Darabont that lead to her breakout role.