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Robert Kirkman’s ‘Walking Dead’ Profits Case Dealt Crushing Blow

Having to decide whether to knock down the cornerstones of a profit battle waged by Walking Dead creator Robert Kirkman and several executive producers seeking a bigger stake in the hit zombie series, the L.A. judge overseeing the case was faced with a simple question: Did AMC intentionally craft its contract to ensure that the […]

AMC Argues Robert Kirkman Can’t Have “Do-Over” in ‘Walking Dead’ Profits Case

An L.A. judge in July breathed new life into a profit battle waged by Walking Dead creator Robert Kirkman and several executive producers seeking a bigger stake in the zombie franchise when he allowed them to pursue new legal theories, but AMC is now fighting back by arguing that the court doesn’t have the authority […]

Robert Kirkman’s Skybound in Talks to Acquire G.I. Joe, Transformers Publishing License (Exclusive)

The G.I. Joe and Transformers comics could be getting a new home. Skybound, the imprint run by The Walking Dead creator Robert Kirkman, is in negotiations with Hasbro to acquire the publishing license to the two properties. The potential deal would be a big loss for IDW, which has been making G.I. Joe and Transformer […]

Jake Gyllenhaal to Produce, Star in Feature Adaptation of Robert Kirkman Comic ‘Oblivion Song’

Jake Gyllenhaal will star in and produce an adaptation of Robert Kirkman’s comic book, Oblivion Song. Brian Oliver and Bradley Fischer’s New Republic Pictures optioned the title, developing it as a feature film. Oliver and Fischer will produce alongside Gyllenhaal and Riva Marker of Nine Stories, which has a first-look deal with New Republic Pictures. […]

‘Invincible’: TV Review

Steven Yeun, Sandra Oh and J.K. Simmons voice Amazon's adult superhero spoof from 'The Walking Dead' comics creator Robert Kirkman.

Universal Launches ‘Out of the Shadows’ Monsters Art Project

Time to get the lead (and other art supplies) out.

‘Walking Dead’ to End With Season 11; Two More Spinoffs in the Works at AMC

'Walking Dead' to End With Season 11; Two More Spinoffs in the Works at AMC

Robert Kirkman’s Skybound Sets Online Con for July

In a year that has disrupted the comic book industry and the convention scene alike, Skybound Entertainment is going virtual to celebrate its 10th anniversary.

Haunted White House TV Series in the Works (Exclusive)

Skybound, the publishing and production company fronted by The Walking Dead creator Robert Kirkman, is ready to explore a haunted White House.  The company is planning to adapt its upcoming novel The Residence for television. Andrew Pyper's forthcoming novel (due in September) extrapolates the true accounts of President Franklin Pierce and first lady Jane Pierce, […]

Robert Kirkman Comic ‘Fire Power’ to Launch Early With Graphic Novel

Good news for fans waiting for the new comic book series from 'The Walking Dead' co-creator Robert Kirkman. 'Fire Power,' his upcoming title with 'Daredevil' artist Chris Samnee, is launching earlier than expected with an original graphic novel set to hit comic book stores in April.

‘Walking Dead’ Creator Robert Kirkman Announces Martial Arts Comic ‘Fire Power’

'Walking Dead' creator Robert Kirkman and artist Chris Samnee ('Captain America,' 'Thor') are teaming together for a new martial arts comic book, 'Fire Power.'

‘Rocketman’ Director Dexter Fletcher, Robert Kirkman Tackling Universal Monster Movie ‘Renfield’

Dexter Fletcher and 'The Walking Dead' creator Robert Kirkman are teaming for the Universal monster movie 'Renfield.'