These days, AMC’s Walking Dead goes through showrunners about as quickly as it does cast members. After departing the series about a month ago, the show’s second axed showrunner Glen Mazzara has finally opened up about what happened behind the scenes.
Is The Walking Dead allergic to showrunners? After Frank Darabont left in season two, his successor Glen Mazzara jumped ship the following year. His exit brought AMC under fire for not only him, but all their personnel.
When the showrunner shake-up behind the scenes of AMC's The Walking Dead took place at the start of the second season, fans were left to wonder exactly how co-creator Frank Darabont's departure would affect the surprise hit. Now, with the third season at its halfway point, Darabont's replacement Glen Mazzara has opened up about what actually changed in the writers' room.
The third season of The Walking Dead finally debuts this Sunday, and showrunner Glen Mazzara promises the brutal zombie survival tale will continue to bring the pain. In fact, it seems at least a few major players won't make it to the finale alive. Spoilers ahead for The Walking Dead comics and potentially season three!
As any fan of The Walking Dead knows, folks don't last long in the zombie apocalypse. In the span of two short seasons, the series has killed off more characters than most shows ever have—and the producers say the carnage is only getting started. But could we ever get to a point where every original character is dead?
Being a member of the Walking Dead cast has to be a pretty anxiety-inducing gig, especially if you like your job. On a show like that, you never know when you're about to be Walker meat, and according to the series boss one cast member was trying to talk his way out of death right up until the end. SPOILERS AHEAD.