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Friday, December 21, 2012

Showrunner Glen Mazzara to leave AMC's 'The Walking Dead'

Another one bites the dust on "The Walking Dead" off-screen. Nearly a year and a half after filmmaker Frank Darabont exited as show-runner of the hit AMC zombie drama, leadership is changing hands again. In a joint statement released today, the cable more
The Star-Ledger - NJ.com ( 12/21/2012 11:01:00 AM -08:00 )

Showrunner Glen Mazzara to leave AMC's 'The Walking Dead'
Just in time for the holidays, AMC has quite a surprise for fans of “The Walking Dead.” The megahit zombie series has been picked up for a fourth season, but will continue without showrunner Glen Mazzara at the helm. In a statement Friday announcing the more
Los Angeles Times ( 12/21/2012 10:56:48 AM -08:00 )

'Walking Dead' Gains a New Season But Its Show Runner Becomes Latest
Norman Reedus, Lauren Cohan, IronE Singleton, Steven Yeun and Andrew Lincoln in a Gene Page/AMC Norman Reedus, Lauren Cohan, IronE Singleton, Steven Yeun and Andrew Lincoln in a scene from Season 3 of “The Walking Dead.” “The Walking more
New York Times (blog) ( 12/21/2012 10:38:23 AM -08:00 )

'The Walking Dead': Showrunner Glen Mazzara departs after 'difference of opinion'
AMC, as expected, has renewed "The Walking Dead" for a fourth season, but the zombie drama will undergo another change at the top as showrunner Glen Mazzara announced that he will be leaving the series. In a statement, AMC said, "the two parties have more
San Jose Mercury News ( 12/21/2012 10:31:39 AM -08:00 )

AMC Renews The Walking Dead, Showrunner Glen Mazzara Stepping Down
AMC Renews The Walking Dead, Showrunner Glen Mazzara Stepping DownThe zombie apocalypse lives on...but takes a big casualty along the way! The Walking Dead has been renewed for a fourth season, AMC announced today. Considering the show's third season, which premiered in October, is shattering AMC's ratings records, more
E! Online ( 12/21/2012 10:30:45 AM -08:00 )

'The Walking Dead' gets renewed; showrunner to step down
Surprise, surprise: 'The Walking Dead' has been renewed for a fourth season, though the AMC hit will have a new showrunner by then. (Photo: Gene Page, AMC). AMC announced today that its blockbuster zombie thriller, The Walking Dead, has, no surprise, more
USA TODAY ( 12/21/2012 10:24:24 AM -08:00 )

'Walking Dead' shock: Showrunner leaving as season 4 greenlit
Glen Mazzara, who took over the zombie drama's showrunner position from Frank Darabont last year, is leaving the show. The cable series that's brutal about killing off characters is seemingly just as tough to survive as a chief writer-producer. Here's a flurry of more
Entertainment Weekly ( 12/21/2012 9:57:25 AM -08:00 )

'The Walking Dead' Season 4: AMC, Glen Mazzara Part Ways For New Season
"The Walking Dead" has been renewed by AMC for Season 4, but Glen Mazzara will not return as showrunner. "My time as showrunner on 'The Walking Dead' has been an amazing experience, but after I finish Season 3, it's time to move on," Mazarra said in more
Huffington Post ( 12/21/2012 9:57:13 AM -08:00 )

The Walking Dead Renewed for Season 4
The Walking Dead Renewed for Season 4Actor Andrew Lincoln leads The Walking Dead cast into a new season of zombie horror. Photo AMC. The Walking Dead was renewed for a fourth season this week amid news that producer Glen Mazzara would be parting ways with the popular AMC zombie more
Deadbolt ( 12/21/2012 10:58:01 AM -08:00 )

'The Walking Dead' Renewed for Season 4, But Showrunner Glen Mazzara's
The Walking Dead has been quite the hit for AMC over the past few years, so it's no surprise that the network has decided it wants more. However—and this is a big however—something will be different for season 4. Photo Credit: Frank Ockenfels/AMC more
Gather.com ( 12/21/2012 10:53:35 AM -08:00 )

THE WALKING DEAD Renewed for Season Four; Glen Mazzara Leaves Role as
THE WALKING DEAD Renewed for Season Four; Glen Mazzara Leaves Role asAMC also jointly announced with Glen Mazzara that for future seasons, the two parties have mutually decided to part ways. Glen guided the series creatively for Seasons 2 and 3. AMC is grateful for his hard work, and both are both proud of their shared more
We Love Soaps ( 12/21/2012 10:51:18 AM -08:00 )

Walking Dead Renewed for Season 4; Showrunner Glen Mazzara Stepping Down
AMC has picked up The Walking Dead for a fourth season, but the series will continue without showrunner Glen Mazzara, who has been at the helm since Season 2, the network said in a statement Friday. "Both parties acknowledge that there is a difference of more
TV Guide ( 12/21/2012 10:49:55 AM -08:00 )

The Walking Dead will be back for a fourth season, but without Glen Mazzara
The Walking Dead will be back for a fourth season, but without Glen MazzaraSuggesting that AMC regards the contributions of Walking Dead showrunners about as dearly as the show itself regarded T-Dog, The Hollywood Reporter has announced that executive producer Glen Mazzara will be leaving the show in its just-confirmed more
A.V. Club ( 12/21/2012 10:47:30 AM -08:00 )

Today's TWoP News: Friday, December 21, 2012
TodayTo no one's surprise, AMC has renewed its highest-rated show The Walking Dead for a fourth season, but it won't be overseen by Glen Mazzara, who is departing as showrunner after a two-season run in a job previously held by Frank Darabont. "Creative more
Television Without Pity ( 12/21/2012 10:44:01 AM -08:00 )

Walking Dead Renewed, Glen Mazzara Steps Down Over Creative Differences
Walking Dead Renewed, Glen Mazzara Steps Down Over Creative Differenceswalkingdeadb The Walking Dead the Glen Mazzara has envisioned apparently doesn't match what AMC wants to see. It was announced that, no surprise here, Walking Dead will return for a fourth season, which is great news, but Glen Mazzara will not be more
TVOvermind ( 12/21/2012 10:43:45 AM -08:00 )

'Walking Dead' showrunner departing
In what is being called an "amicable" split, "Walking Dead" showrunner Glen Mazzara is leaving the show. Vulture is reporting that Mazarra and AMC are splitting up, but that he will stay with the show through end of the second half of season three. Mazzara more
Washington Examiner ( 12/21/2012 10:39:58 AM -08:00 )

The Walking Dead: Renewed for Fourth Season by AMC
Walking Dead season four renewal AMC has announced that they've renewed The Walking Dead, their highly-rated TV series, for a fourth season. The cable channel also said that Glen Mazzara would no longer be involved. Mazzara took over as showrunner more
TV Series Finale ( 12/21/2012 10:36:35 AM -08:00 )

'Walking Dead' Season 3 Spoilers: Renewed For Season 4; Showrunner Glen
Good and bad news for "Walking Dead" fans. The hit AMC series was renewed for a fourth season...but showrunner Glen Mazzara will not be returning. AMC announced the shocking news in a statement on Friday, December 21. (We guess they were hoping more
iDigitalTimes.com ( 12/21/2012 10:34:59 AM -08:00 )

'The Walking Dead' renewed for Season 4, but showrunner Glen Mazzara is out
thewalkingdead-season3-ratings.jpg View full size Andrew Lincoln and Chandler Riggs in Season 3 of AMC's hit show, "The Walking Dead." Frank Ockenfels/AMC. "The Walking Dead" is in the midst of a sensational third season, with record ratings, and spots more
OregonLive.com ( 12/21/2012 10:33:38 AM -08:00 )

'Walking Dead' renewed for fourth season, showrunner Glen Mazzara leaving
Considering the ratings that The Walking Dead has been earning, it seemed like an obvious decision for AMC to renew the show for another season. Today, it announced that the show will get a fourth season, although showrunner Glen Mazzara is leaving. more
TheCelebrityCafe.com ( 12/21/2012 10:33:37 AM -08:00 )