The CBS series BrainDead, which aired last summer, is a strange mashup of gross-out fright, screwball slapstick, and political parody. The demo generated by Robert and Michelle King, fresh off their success with The Good Wife. Science fiction editor John Joseph Adams believes that simply the marvelous success of that see can explain the existence of something as quirky and uncommercial as BrainDead.
” It’s like when Peter Jackson induced Lord of the Rings ,” Adams reads in Episode 239 of the Geek’s Guide to the Galaxy podcast.” Then of course they’re like,’ Sure, you can remaking King Kong. Do what it is you crave .’ In his case “hes been gone” mad with capability, but in this case I think they did something enormous .”