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    John Hawkes Turned Down Role Of The Governor On 'The Walking Dead' Because He Didn't Want To Sell Out

    You might recall that back in February, it was reported that the folks behind the AMC horror series "The Walking Dead" wanted John Hawkes for the role of the Governor, a tyrant of a survivor town the lead characters stumble across. Well phone calls were made, and maybe a dinner was bought,...

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    'Walking Dead' Writer Robert Kirkman's 'Thief of Thieves' Headed to AMC

    "The Walking Dead" is going well for AMC; the finale drawing in a record 9 million viewers. So it makes sense that the network's decided to double-down with the comic book's co-creator and writer Robert Kirkman.

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    How 'The Walking Dead' Became a Better Show By Tossing the Comic Book in the Flames

    [Warning: Spoilers for the season two of "The Walking Dead" and volumes two and three of the graphic novel below]

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    'Walking Dead' Will Reanimate as a Social Game, Plus a Season Three Preview

    Season two of "The Walking Dead" wrapped last night, and to tide fans over during the long lurch toward season three in the fall, AMC is launching a social game in April based on the series in conjunction with developers RockYou.

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    New 'Game Of Thrones' Trailer; AMC Accidentally Spoils 'The Walking Dead'; 'Terra Nova' Canceled & More

    Several pleasant surprises and upsets are making their way throughout the television community, so let’s get things started.

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    John Hawkes Wanted For 'The Walking Dead'; Kevin Bacon Faces A Serial Killer For Kevin Williamson & More

    We'll try to dance around spoilers but the finale of the second season of "Boardwalk Empire" was shocking not only in terms of storyline but also with the fact they tore out the heart of the show, or at least what/who we thought was being developed as such. We're fascinated to see ...

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    Deliverance—and The 3 Stooges

    Some weeks back, when I traveled to Atlanta to tape my host segments for Turner Classic Movies, I thumbed through the then-current issue of Atlanta magazine in my hotel room. The theme of that issue was “Hollywood of the South,” a survey of movie and TV production in Georgia, and I po...

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    Producer Gale Anne Hurd Talks Separating The Comic & TV Versions Of 'The Walking Dead'

    Prolific Producer Says 'Hulk' & 'Terminator' Franchises Moving On Without HerGale Anne Hurd has had an incredibly varied (and just plain incredible) career, starting off as an executive assistant to Roger Corman before becoming one of the biggest genre producers in the business, kind of like a lady Jerry Bruckheimer. With her ex-husband James Cameron she produced "The Terminator," "Aliens," "The Abyss," and "Terminator 2: Judgment Day" – big, complicated productions that set the box office on fire. In the years since 'T2' she has dabbled in comedy (the underrated Watergate romp "Dick"), family adventures ("Clockstoppers," which is sort of lik...

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    The Small Screen: Frank Darabont Quits As Showrunner On 'The Walking Dead'

    Update: Deadline confirms Glen Mazzara will take over showrunning duties.

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    TV Vs Film: Is This Really A Golden Age Of Television & What Can Film Learn From The Small-Screen?

    We don't cover much television here at The Playlist. Generally speaking, the magic of sitting in a dark room with a big-ass screen trumps the home experience every time. But TV news is starting to bleed across, thanks to the reams of big-screen stars, writers and directors who are moving into long-f...

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