Austin Film Festival's On Story

This week on On Story we’re joined by writer & showrunner Glen Mazzara as he discusses the ins and outs of the industry, and how his experiences developed him into a versatile writer. 

Glen Mazzara is a writer and producer whose work includes AMC’s The Walking Dead, The Shield, and Damien. Damien, a TV Drama based on the classic horror film, “The Omen”, follows the film’s protagonist, Damien as he copes with his life after finding out he is the prophesied Antichrist. The Shield, a Primetime Emmy Award-winning Drama series following the lives and cases of dirty cop Vic Mackey and the LAPD unit under his command. The Walking Dead, a post-apocalyptic drama made television history, winning 2 Primetime Emmys and becoming the only drama in television history to hold the #1 title for five consecutive years.  

Moderator Harrison Glaser sat down with Glen Mazzara for a panel about his work at the Austin Film Festival.

Clips of The Walking Dead courtesy of AMC Entertainment

Clips of The Shield and Damien courtesy of Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation

Category:Film and Television -- posted at: 10:52am CST