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). For more, follow the jump.
Tag: Frank Darabont
One of the enduring film noir characters is the hard-boiled detective. Frank Darabont’s three-week event series Mob City (TNT, Wednesdays, 10/9C) is centered on a hard-boiled detective who manages to be both a lone wolf and a cop. It’s an intriguing variation – and Mob City is an intriguing series if such things can be […]
After creating and showrunning the highest-rated series in basic cable history, Frank Darabont was summarily fired. Instead of seeking revenge, he created another series, Mob City – based on the battle between a determined police chief and a dangerous mobster in 1940s Los Angeles – for TNT. He cast Jon Bernthal (The Walking Dead), and […]
A police car pulls into what seems to be an encampment of some sort and a man in uniform gets out, holding a gas can. He walks through the encampment until he spots a young girl [from behind]. When he calls to her, she turns to face him – and he sees that she is […]
AMC’s zombie drama, The Walking Dead, has been given a premiere date and it’s perfect: October 31, 2010. A four-minute teaser is now available. Check it out!