In anticipation of the highly anticipated new Walking Dead TV series premiering this October, here are five things to know! The series follows a group of survivors who are forced to face the horrors of the zombie apocalypse. This season promises to be intense and action-packed, so be sure to tune in!
What is the Walking Dead TV series?
The Walking Dead TV series is an American post-apocalyptic horror drama television series developed by Frank Darabont, based on the comic book of the same name by Robert Kirkman. It is produced by AMC Networks and presented in association with Sky Atlantic and Television 360. The first season aired on October 14, 2011, and concluded on May 19, 2012. On October 12, 2013, AMC renewed the series for a fourth season which aired from October 11, 2014 to March 3, 2015.
On November 18, 2014, it was announced that the fourth season had been cancelled and would not be continued.
The show has been well received by critics who praised its atmosphere and writing but criticized its pacing and dated visual effects. The series has also been nominated for various awards including Primetime Emmy Awards, Golden Globe Awards and Screen Actors Guild Awards.
Season 8 premiere date
Just when you thought the zombie apocalypse couldn’t get any worse, AMC has announced that the eighth season of the hit TV series, The Walking Dead, will premiere on October 22nd. Here are some things to know about this new season:
Rick and Co. face a world without law and order.
Morgan begins to question Rick’s leadership after he fails to protect them from a group of survivors led by Negan.
-Meanwhile, back at Alexandria, Enid is taken prisoner by Dwight and his Saviors. Daryl rallies all the Alexandrians to mount an attack on Dwight’s compound in hopes of freeing Enid.
-Carl takes matters into his own hands and sets off on a search for food and supplies with Judith. They encounter a group of survivors led by Father Gabriel who provide them with refuge for the night.
-Daryl eventually leads a raid on Dwight’s compound and frees Enid along with numerous other prisoners including Carol.
-Rick assembles his forces in order to take down Negan and his crew once and for all.
5 Things to Know About The Walking Dead TV Series
The Walking Dead TV series is an American post-apocalyptic horror television series created by Robert Kirkman, based on the graphic novel of the same name. The series is produced by AMC, with Kirkman serving as showrunner and executive producer. It premiered on October 13, 2010 on AMC, and has been renewed for a seventh season which premiered on October 11, 2017.
The Walking Dead follows Rick Grimes,
Who leads a small group of survivors in search of safety after the world is ravaged by a mysterious outbreak that has killed almost everyone else. The series features an ensemble cast including Andrew Lincoln as Rick Grimes, Lauren Cohan as Maggie Greene, Chandler Riggs as Carl Grimes, Danai Gurira as Michonne, Norman Reedus as Daryl Dixon, Melissa McBride as Carol Peletier, Stephen Yeun as Glenn Rhee, Josh McDermitt as Eugene Porter and Jeffrey Dean Morgan (who portrays Negan) among others.
Who is in the cast of The Walking Dead TV series?
The Walking Dead TV series features a cast of some of the most beloved and acclaimed actors in Hollywood. The show is set to air in October 2016 on AMC.
Here are 5 things to know about the new Walking Dead TV series:
1) The Walking Dead TV series will debut with 8 episodes and will be released every Sunday night.
2) The Walking Dead TV series is based on the hit comic book franchise by Robert Kirkman, which has been published since 2003.
3) The Walking Dead TV series is produced by Frank Darabont, who also directed the pilot episode.
4) The cast of The Walking Dead TV series includes Andrew Lincoln (Rick Grimes), Norman Reedus (Daryl Dixon), Chandler Riggs (Carl Grimes), Melissa McBride (Carol Peletier), Lauren Cohan (Maggie Greene), Danai Gurira (Michonne), and Michael Cudlitz (Richard).
5) There are rumors that Robert Kirkman may write an episode for the first season of the Walking Dead TV series.