Sadly, we lost horror legend George A. Romero
two years ago. The man behind classics like Night of the Living Dead
, who birthed the zombie genre as we know it, had many projects in the works that unfortunately weren't completed prior to his passing. But one of those projects has been finished. The Living Dead, a novel taking place in the same universe as his "Living Dead" series of movies, is done and will be released next year.Daniel Krauss
, author of The Shape of Water and Trollhunters, was tasked with completing the unfinished novel following George A. Romero's passing, with the blessing of his wife and estate. Kraus recently took to Twitter
to reveal that he has indeed finished The Living Dead, which will hit shelves courtesy of Tor Books
in 2020. Here's what he had to say about it.
"I have turned in The Living Dead, the massive zombie