Many TV watchers claimed the last decade plus of television was a golden age of programming, but it may have been a golden age of characters and their must-watch transformative arcs. Actors like Cranston, or the late†James Gandolfini, never became transcendent out of their signature roles.
Creator of the often stellar comic that inspired AMCís The Walking Dead, Robert Kirkman extends his creative reach into cinema, as heíll produce the upcoming thriller Air for Sony Pictures Worldwide Acquisitions.
Baz Luhrmannís The Great Gatsby doesnít pop onscreen, it roars to life in an explosion of color, sound, and lively dialogue. In the latest, he was helped by F. Scott Fitzgerald, who wrote the beloved novel the movie is based on. The rest is all characteristically Luhrmann: loud, vibrant, and opulent.
The commercial sets up the basic plot. Mia (Jane Levy) is brought to a remote cabin in the woods to detox from her drug addictions. When one of her friends opens up a harmful book of the dead, the campers take turns being possessed by an evil spirit who likes to shed gallons and gallons of blood in various, vicious scenes.
AMC"s The Walking Dead remains one of the most popular geek-friendly properties out there, whether on TV or at the movies-- just witness the massive lines for the show's yearly Comic Con panels for proof. So with the show going strong on the small screen, and a huge comic book background to draw on
For people that haven't been to Comic Con but know it's the place where movie and TV news breaks, the Con probably feels like a hotel full of ballrooms with a bunch of sweaty nerds and journalists, fresh off a 5 hour line. And that Con certainly exists. BUT - Comic Con is primarily a place where products like films, television shows and comic books can directly interact with their audience...
Sarah Wayne Callies has plenty of experience playing characters in life-or-death situations. Not only is she currently playing the role of Lori in AMC's zombie-themed horror/drama The Walking Dead, but she played the female lead in Fox's action/drama Prison Break. Her experience in both shows may serve her well in the feature role she's been cast.
It's hard to know how serious Romero is about the adaptation-- most of the interview is spent talking about where zombie movies stand today, what a "roomer zombie" mens and how excited he is about video games. It's clear that he's not itching to go into production on Zombie Autopsies soon
Though it wound up missing out on a lot of Oscar nominations it deserved, and probably won't take home more than technical prizes on Sunday, Inception has racked up 9 nominations at the awards ceremony guaranteed to love it: The Saturn Awards