‘The Walking Dead’ star Norman Reedus has partnered with AMC to develop the comic series adaptation of western and revenge ‘Undone By Blood or the Shadow of a Wanted Man’The 51-year-old actor, who will play one of the lead roles, recently signed a two-year deal with AMC Studios, thereby strengthening the partnership between Reedus and AMC after working together for 10 years on the hit series zombies.

Screenwriters Lonnie Nadler and Zac Thompson are the authors of this revenge story, the first issue of which was published earlier this year. The plot takes us to 1971 and introduces us to Ethel, an 18-year-old girl who returns to Sweetheart, a town in Arizona where a year earlier her family was brutally murdered in a motel, resulting in her being the only survivor. The intention after his return to the scene of the crime is none other than to find out who perpetrated the massacre and to exact just revenge for it.

The series will be produced by Reedus, JoAnne Colonna and Amanda Vernon through their Bigbaldhead label, along with Nadler, Thompson, Lee Kramer and Jon Kramer of AfterShock, the comic’s editor.