Medieval Zombies Summoned for Dirty Work in ‘Stronghold’

Amber Entertainment is teaming with British comicbook house 2000 AD and its Rebellion Publishing arm to bringmedieval zombie tale Stronghold to life as a feature film. “Stronghold” centers on Welsh rebels utilizing druidic magic to summon an undead army to aid them in their quest to overthrow English tyranny. Hero of the story is a young knight who defies his masters to rescue the daughter of his enemy while battling legions of revenge-driven dead. Tom Fickling is adapting the novel for the screen. The original “Stronghold” was penned by Paul Finch for the publisher’s Abaddon imprint.