Posts Tagged ‘Robert Kirkman’

Kirkman Believes The Show Could See A Twelfth Season

by Peter Paltridgeon 12/28/2016
The Walking Dead hasn’t officially been renewed for five more seasons, but the creator thinks the prediction is not far-fetched. Walking Dead creator Robert Kirkman has made many comments regarding how long his creation could last. In the case of the TV series, Kirkman now believes it’s got at least five more seasons’ worth of […]

Robert Kirkman Was On Conan Last Night

by Peter Paltridgeon 12/06/2016
Robert Kirkman, graphic novelist and creator of The Walking Dead, was one of the guests on last night’s Conan episode. One of the first things Conan pointed out was that they now sell Negan’s bat, and while the “barbed wire” is rubber, the bat portion is quite functional. Another Walking Dead product Conan found questionable […]

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The Walking Dead Show And Comic May Not End The Same Way

by Peter Paltridgeon 11/11/2016
First things first: we have an advance clip from next Sunday’s episode. It reveals that when Negan comes knocking on Alexandria’s door, he brings along a familiar friend. For bargaining? For blackmailing? No one knows yet, but there’s Daryl, looking humiliated. By all accounts the Walking Dead gravy train is still choo-chooing at full speed, […]

NYCC 2016: Kirkman Says Glenn Was Meant To Die Much Earlier

by Peter Paltridgeon 10/08/2016
Robert Kirkman addressed a large audience of his fans during the Walking Dead panel at NYCC. This wasn’t the panel for the show, but the comic book. But since the show lifts so much from it, nearly everything he revealed had repercussions for both shows, so…. One big reveal? Kirkman confessed in the comics, Glenn […]

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Kirkman Says There Probably Won't Be A Season 7 Cliffhanger

by Peter Paltridgeon 08/16/2016
Robert Kirkman has gone on the record stating that the Walking Dead creative team is unlikely to set up Season Seven to lead to a drastic cliffhanger. As you might figure, part of the reason has to do with the negative reception to Season Six’s end. “Look, I think as a creative person I have […]

Robert Kirkman Has Learned To Live With Death Threats

by Peter Paltridgeon 08/02/2016
It’s a big, crazy, kooky world. There are people out there who take their comic books and TV shows very seriously, and then there are people who take them really, really, REALLY seriously. Robert Kirkman revealed to the Swedish entertainment website Aftonbladet that ever since The Walking Dead started running on TV — not since […]

SDCC 2016: Kirkman And Adlard Chat About The Comic

by Peter Paltridgeon 07/22/2016
The Walking Dead panel happened yesterday, but not the one everybody’s waiting for: this was the quieter, more low-key panel based around the original comic book. Writer Robert Kirkman and artist Charlie Adlard sat down, revealed a few secrets and answered a few questions. The biggest revelation? When Kirkman came up with Negan, he originally […]

Walking Dead Creator Adapting Chronicles of Amber into TV Series

by Locon 07/20/2016
Chronicles of Amber is being adapted for television by The Walking Dead creator, Robert Kirkman and Skybound Entertainment’s David Alpert. The series is cited as the inspiration for George R.R. Martin’s Game of Thrones. The Chronicles of Amber is a series of ten fantasy novels written by Roger Zelazny. They were released between 1970 and […]

The Battle Over The Walking Dead Restaurant Continues

by Peter Paltridgeon 06/03/2016
We reported a couple months ago that some entrepreneurs wanted to open a Greek restaurant in New Jersey and name it, of all things, “The Walking Dead.” Robert Kirkman didn’t think so and filed a lawsuit. Now defendants Philip Theodorou, Steven Theodorou, Anna Theodorou and Mohamed Elkady have counter-sued, saying that they’re perfectly justified to […]

The Difference Between Robert Kirkman And George R.R. Martin

by Peter Paltridgeon 06/02/2016
Rolling Stone published a new interview with Robert Kirkman this week .One of the subjects that came up during their conversation was the fact that the Game of Thrones TV series has now outpaced the books it’s based on. The HBO series is now running on outline notes that George R.R. Martin provided them in […]