Valhalla Entertainment

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Valhalla Entertainment
Production company
IndustryFilm, Television
FounderGale Anne Hurd
Key people
Gale Anne Hurd

Valhalla Entertainment is an American television and film production company best known for producing AMC's The Walking Dead television series and its companion series, Fear the Walking Dead. Valhalla has an overall deal with Universal Cable Productions to develop new television and digital programs.[1] Valhalla also currently produces USA Network's drama series, Falling Water, and Amazon's original series, Lore.


Formerly Pacific Western Productions, the company was founded by producer Gale Anne Hurd in 1982[2] and changed its name to Valhalla Motion Pictures on July 13, 2010. On February 7, 2017 Valhalla Motion Pictures merged into Valhalla Entertainment, which was originally formed in 1996.




  • True Whispers: The Story of the Navajo Code Talkers (2002)
  • Choctaw Code Talkers (2010)
  • Mankiller (2017)

Comic Books[edit]

Valhalla has created a six-issue mini-series comic book, The Scourge, for Aspen Comics, and a four-issue comic book mini-series, ANTI, for 12 Gauge Comics.[3] Dead Man's Run, which was created for Aspen Comics by Greg Pak.[4]


On March 24, 2016 the United States Patent and Trademark Office denied a trademark registration by Valhalla Game Studios on the grounds there was likelihood of confusion between Valhalla Motion Pictures and Valhalla Games Studios' mark.[5]


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