13 wins & 24 nominations.
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The Walking Dead
(TV Series) (developed by - 104 episodes, 2010 - 2017) (written by - 3 episodes, 2010 - 2011) (creator - 1 episode, 2017) (teleplay - 1 episode, 2010) (teleplay by - 1 episode, 2010)
(additional writing - uncredited)
(TV Series) (created by - 6 episodes, 2013) (written by - 3 episodes, 2013)
- Stay Down
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Interviewed in "Directors Close Up: Interviews with Directors Nominated for Best Film by the Directors Guild of America", ed. by Jeremy Kagan
, Scarecrow Press.
3 Interviews |
1 Article |
Ardeth Bey | Frank A. Darabont
6' (1.83 m)
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[on his struggles getting "Fahrenheit 451" made] Hollywood doesn't trust smart material, if you show them a really smart script. I actually had a studio head read that script and say, "Wow, that's the best and smartest script that I've read since running this studio but I can't possibly greenlight it". I asked why and he says, "How am I going to get 13-year-olds to show up at the theater?" And I ...
Was hired in 2004 to write the script for Mission: Impossible III
(2006) after screenwriters Robert Towne and Dean Georgaris failed to deliver good enough drafts. Darabont's script would get polished by Joe Carnahan who was originally attached to direct following David Fincher's departure. Eventually, Cruise hired J.J. Abrams, Alex Kurtzman & Roberto Orci to write the script for the project.