Deadline confirms, The Walking Dead creator Robert Kirkman is leaving AMC to partner with Amazon Studios. Kirkman will be working with Amazon to develop TV series for Prime Video.
You can read the details of the deal below:
Amazon has closed an overall deal with Kirkman and a first-look deal with Kirkman’s Skybound Entertainment, which he co-founded by longtime collaborator David Alpert. Under the pact, Kirkman and Skybound will develop television projects for Prime Video. Skybound’s co-presidents of film and television, Bryan and Sean Furst, will oversee the Amazon projects in conjunction with Kirkman and Alpert.