January 28, 2015

The Hollywood Reporter recently reported that THE 28 DAYS LATER duology might become a trilogy with another film likely to be titled, 28 MONTHS LATER. Talks are apparently currently underway.

28 DAYS LATER was the movie that got me interested in zombies and inspired me to write zombie fiction. So count me interested.

January 27, 2015

Mitchell and Webb, a comedy duo in the UK, bring us The Quiz Broadcast in an apocalyptic age. Funny, but filled with dark humor, surprisingly even some sadness.

Watch all of the segments here:

January 26, 2015

Another hilarious Key & Peele skit.

January 23, 2015

Great idea for a spinoff for THE WALKING DEAD. Show the outbreak of the zombie virus and how it slowly destroys the world from the perspective of two separate groups of people, one a dysfunctional family, and an outlying character. These are average people with problems and plans, all of which will be rendered irrelevant by the demands of survival delayed by denial.

While post-apocalypse makes for a fun story, the actual apocalypse–the slow but accelerating collapse–is much more exciting and has a lot of great potential. Count me curious.

Bloodydisgusting.com has the story here. More about the characters here.

January 22, 2015

NASA is reporting that an asteroid will pass very close to Earth on Monday, January 26. Yikes …

Click here to learn more.