Another director has been named to join the illustrious few who will bring us Frank Darabont’s take on the Robert Kirkman zombie epic The Walking Dead this fall. Shamble on for the details.
According to our bros at Bloody Disgusting another “Breaking Bad” alumnus, Johan Renck, will also be bringing the dead back to life. Renck (pictured right), who will direct the fourth episode of the first season, saw his unnerving Downloading Nancy go to theaters and VOD last year.
“The Walking Dead” is based on Robert Kirkman’s popular comic series. It chronicles the months and years following a zombie apocalypse. Frank Darabont is the project’s writer, director of the pilot, and exec producer with Gale Anne Hurd and David Alpert also exec producing. KNB will be handling the effects, and Andrew Lincoln, Jon Bernthal, Jeffrey DeMunn, IronE Singleton, Sarah Wayne Callies, Laurie Holden, Chandler Riggs, Steven Yeun, Michael Rooker, Emma Bell, Adrian Kali Turner, Linds Edwards, Keith Allen Hayes, and Jim Colemanare are all set to star.
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