Date: 16th July 2004

Romero ' to do fourth zombie film'

Horror film director George A Romero is to direct his fourth zombie film.

Teletext says the director has signed up to write and direct Land of the Dead.

The film will be the fourth instalment of a series that began with Night of the Living Dead in 1968.

That was followed by 1978's Dawn of the Dead - recently remade by Zack Snyder - and Day of the Dead in 1985.

He is also involved in a zombie rock musical, Diamond Dead.

Source: Press Release