In the courts: The man behind the Walking Dead, Frank Darabont, pictured with stars (L-R) Steven Yeun and Jon Bernthal in 2011, is suing its network AMC claiming they owe him 'tens of millions of dollars' According to the suit: 'The sole goal of this sham transaction is to enhance the profits of the parent company by minimizing the revenues that go into the pool of funds for the show's profit participants.
The director of classics like Shawshank Redemption and The Green Mile is further claiming he was fired unfairly to ensure he could not get his share of the profits, which should have increased as the show's popularity did.
When he was still a child, his family moved to Los Angeles and he attended Hollywood High School.
He started working as a production assistant on the 1981 low-budget film Hell Night.
director Andy Muschietti to the fairy tale sequel who were both previously reported as being the top contenders on the studio short list.