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The Walking Dead Season 2? Not Yet, According to Darabont

Just a tiny tidbit of news surrounding the upcoming, highly anticipated TV show called "The Walking Dead" and whether or not you can expect that oft-rumored second season to roll before cameras in early 2011. Aint It Cool News tells us that AMC has yet to greenlight a second season of the zombie apocalypse series. “Shooting in February? As tired as I am right now getting season one through post, I'd rather shoot myself,” showrunner Frank Darabont told AICN.

Thomas Jane Petitioning to Become One of The Walking Dead?

Director Frank Darabont and actor Thomas Jane have a long history together. One that Jane wants to continue while inhabiting a wasteland filled with shambling flesh-eaters. Ah yes, dear reader! It's time for more chatter concerning our most looked forward to TV show, "The Walking Dead." In a recent interview with NBC Washington, Jane dropped the following on fans ...

WB Eyeing Neil Gaiman's The Sandman for Television Adaptation

Okay, so the tally thus far ... The Walking Dead? Check! Locke and Key? Check! Preacher? Eh, not so much, but at the very least there's talk of bringing yet another much beloved graphic novel into the live action arena!

The Walking Dead Set Visit Part IV: Prosthetics and Buckets of Blood

As we mentioned in our preview piece, "The Walking Dead" won’t be stingy on the bloodshed. This show plans to test the bounds of gore on TV, and they’ve got one of the best in the business to make sure all the open wounds, guts and severed limps look appropriately realistic. “Yesterday Greg [Nicotero] was doing some rigging [and] he was absolutely covered in blood,” says director Frank Darabont. “That’s my mental image of Greg, always.”

The Horror of the 62nd Primetime Emmys

The 62nd Primetime Emmy Awards are off and running with host Jimmy Fallon, and we'll be keeping tabs on which, if any, of the horror-themed nominees are taking home the gold. Keep it here for regular updates as events unfold. With just "Dexter" and "True Blood" representing the genre in its purest form, we'll also include "Lost" news since we know a lot of our readers (and staff) are fans of the show, final episode notwithstanding.

Vampire Diaries, The: The Complete First Season (Blu-ray / DVD)

Reviewed by Debi Moore Starring Nina Dobrev, Paul Wesley, Ian Somerhalder, Steven R. McQueen, Katerina Graham, Candice Accola, Zach Roerig, Michael Trevino, Sara Canning, Matthew Davis Created by Kevin Williamson

Thriller (DVD)

Reviewed by Uncle Creepy Starring Boris Karloff, William Shatner, Leslie Nielsen, Richard Chamberlain, Cloris Leachman, Mary Tyler Moore, Russell Johnson, Edward Platt, Natalie Schafer, Tom Poston, Elizabeth Montgomery, Ursula Andress, Howard McNear, Dick York, and many more

A Behind-the-Scenes Look at Dexter Season 5

We're only one month away from the September 26th premiere of Season Five of "Dexter" on Showtime, and to help get the fans even more excited, Showtime has released a 3-1/2-minute behind-the-scenes peek into what we can look forward to.

The Walking Dead Set Visit Part III: Casting and Prepping Production

Casting believable undead is an important aspect of any zombie show, but if you don’t have a great hero blowing off their heads, you might just end up rooting for the zombies. Robert Kirkman crafted a great protagonist for The Walking Dead in the venerable Rick Grimes so finding the right man to breathe life into him on screen would be a challenge to be sure. In the end it was a Brit who had the goods.

Lake Placid 3 (2010)

Reviewed by The Foywonder Starring Colin Ferguson, Yancy Butler, Michael Ironside, Kirsty Mitchell, Kasey Barnfield Directed by G.E. Furst

Trailer Debut: The Walking Dead Premiering Halloween Night

Finally the day we've been waiting for is here! The official trailer for Frank Darabont's TV adaptation of the Robert Kirkman zombie epic The Walking Dead is here along with the show's premiere date! Life ... or in this case death ... is good!

New Zombie Infested Images From The Walking Dead Find Rick Grimes In Hot Water

Is it October yet? How we wish we had a time machine. As zero hour approaches for the debut of the six-part AMC miniseries based upon the Robert Kirkman zombie epic "The Walking Dead", anticipation keeps growing steadily. If these new images don't get your ghost, we don't have any idea what will!

Get a Third Helping of Lake Placid This Saturday on Syfy

Did you know there's a Lake Placid 3? Did you know there's a Lake Placid 3 starring Colin Ferguson of "Eureka", Yancy Butler of "Witchblade", and the venerable Michael Ironside? Did you know there's a Lake Placid 3 starring Colin Ferguson of "Eureka", Yancy Butler of "Witchblade", and the venerable Michael Ironside premiering this Saturday night on Syfy? Do you care?

Syfy Goes Monsterquesting for Beast Legends

If the cancellation of "MonsterQuest" has left you jonesing for a new monster-hunting show, then Syfy's "Beast Legends" premiering September 9th might fill the void and give you the cryptozoologists finding nothing or inconclusive evidence fix that you're still craving.

Exclusive Stills from Scream Queens 2

Last December Dread Central scribe Sean Decker visited the set of VH1 and Joke Productions’ reality series "Scream Queens 2" (read about it here), and the episode he was privy to is airing this coming Monday, August 16th. In honor of the occasion we've been given a few exclusive pics to share with our readers to help get them revved up for the show.