George A. Romero

George Romero bringing race car zombies to life in Road of the Dead

The zombie guru is co-writing a new movie where the undead drive race cars to entertain the rich.

Horror legend George A. Romero on why no one will fund his next zombie movie
Oct 27, 2016

As you kick back to enjoy the new season of The Walking Dead, remember it almost certainly owes a debt to George A Romero. The Night of the Living Dead auteur pioneered the zombie genre — but that means he’s also been around long enough to see the genre fundamentally change over the past decade or so.

George Romero's zombie and vampire comic Empire of the Dead being developed for TV
May 21, 2015

The zombie genre is one of the hottest on TV these days, and now one of the concept’s original auteurs is getting ready to throw his hat back into the ring.


George A. Romero's son making Night of the Living Dead prequel
Feb 5, 2015

The offspring of the man who pretty much invented the modern zombie movie is now continuing the family business.

Zombie legend George Romero is not impressed with the modern-day crop of horror films
Sep 12, 2014

Horror movie auteur George A. Romero has made some of the greatest scare-fests in history, but it turns out he’s not a big fan of the current generation of horror and zombie movies.

Did you catch this classic George Romero zombie homage in Walking Dead?
Mar 25, 2014

Over the series' four seasons, the effects team behind AMC’s The Walking Dead has redefined what it means to make a zombie. But that doesn’t mean they're turning away from the classics.

The original zombies are back! Romero finishes latest film script
Aug 14, 2013

Sure, The Walking Dead might be the hot zombie property these days — but original undead auteur George A. Romero is planning a comeback.

New Crazies: bigger, scarier, nastier
Dec 14, 2012

Director Breck Eisner describes the lengths he went to to make The Crazies as realistic as possible.