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Old 12-29-2012, 09:57 PM

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Originally Posted by ilovemovies View Post
For a company/network that sucks, they sure have a pretty decent track record. Just saying.
Yeah, it's been pretty decent, but I wouldn't expect it to stay that way. If we take a look at all of the issues AMC has had with nearly every single one of their original programs...

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Breaking Bad and Mad Men have held onto their showrunners for their entire runs, but not without some brutal negotiations that jeopardized the future of both shows.

Rubicon: They fired the show's initial showrunner after the pilot. And hell, if they had renewed it, they probably would've fired Bromell, hoping it would lead to better Season 2 ratings.

Hell on Wheels: That show, THREE showrunners, and they still couldn't hang on to ANY of them.

The Walking Dead: On their third showrunner now, going into a fourth season.

The Killing: To Veena Sud, they have shown absolute loyalty. Veena fucking Sud!
...then I can't imagine that many talented show-runner's are going to be interested in bringing their material and ideas to AMC going forward. As Shawn Ryan said, it's not like they won't have an abundance of other options.
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