The Walking Dead boss says Carl’s death is an ‘unbelievable tragedy’

The Walking Dead boss says Carl’s death is an ‘unbelievable tragedy’

The Walking Dead boss says Carl Grimes’ impending death is an “unbelievable tragedy”. Fans were up in arms over the news that Carl (Chandler Riggs) was to be written out of the hit zombie show after the revelation in the mid-season finale that he’d been bitten by a zombie. But while showrunner Scott Gimple is sticking with his decision, he has now conceded that the loss of Carl is an “unbelievable tragedy” for the show….

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The Walking Dead creator reveals the one storyline he’d like to change

The Walking Dead creator reveals the one storyline he’d like to change

The creator of The Walking Dead, Robert Kirkman, has revealed the one storyline he’d most like to change. Speaking to fans at the Walker Stalker Cruise 2018, Kirkman, who is an executive producer on the show and the co-creator of The Walking Dead comic books, revealed that, given the chance, he’d revive the pacifistic character of Tyreese (played by Chad Coleman). “I miss the character a lot in the comics, and it was great getting…

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The Walking Dead creator reveals if Rick Grimes will ever die

The Walking Dead creator reveals if Rick Grimes will ever die

The creator of The Walking Dead, Robert Kirkman, has discussed the future of chief protagonist, Rick Grimes. Kirkman, who is an executive producer on the show and the co-creator of The Walking Dead comic books, admits that the character played by Andrew Lincoln will definitely die during a future season of the hit zombie series. The surprise admission came when Kirkman was quizzed about Grimes’ future at a fan panel aboard the 2018 Walker Stalker…

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Walking Dead trailer reveals heartache for Edinburgh’s Pollyanna McIntosh

Walking Dead trailer reveals heartache for Edinburgh’s Pollyanna McIntosh

The latest trailer for The Walking Dead reveals a major spoiler – and it’s not good news for Edinburgh-raised actress Pollyanna McIntosh. Warning, contains spoilers. The second half of the hit zombie show’s eighth season returns to AMC on Sunday 25 February in the US and will follow a day later on FOX UK. As previously reported, Carl Grimes (Chandler Riggs) will be leaving the show as he was bitten by a walker earlier in…

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The Walking Dead creator hints that Carl Grimes might not die

The Walking Dead creator hints that Carl Grimes might not die

The Walking Dead fans were up in arms over the news that Carl Grimes (Chandler Riggs) was to be written out of the hit show after the revelation in the mid-season finale that he’d been by a zombie. But it might not be curtains for one-eyed warrior Carl after all, with Robert Kirkman – an executive producer on the show and the co-creator of The Walking Dead comic books – hinting that the character could still…

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The Walking Dead creator defends killing off key character

The Walking Dead creator defends killing off key character

The Walking Dead creator Robert Kirkman has defended the decision to kill off a key character in upcoming episodes of the hit zombie series. Last month’s mid-season finale saw Carl Grimes, played by Chandler Riggs, bitten by a deadly zombie – and his death is expected when the show returns for its mid-season premiere next month. Fans are less than happy about the decision, largely because Carl is still alive in the comic books, and…

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The Walking Dead: Norman Reedus bemoans loss of two major characters

The Walking Dead: Norman Reedus bemoans loss of two major characters

The Walking Dead’s Norman Reedus, who plays crossbow-wielding redneck Daryl in the hit zombie show, has revealed two major characters are set to leave when the series returns after its mid-season break. And he’s not happy about it. Reedus says the departure of the two key actors, who “are the heart of the show”, will be a “big blow”. Speaking to Entertainment Weekly, the 49-year-old discussed what he sees as two important losses in the new series. He said:…

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The Walking Dead boss confirms the return of fan favourite

The Walking Dead boss confirms the return of fan favourite

The Walking Dead boss Scott M Gimple has confirmed the return of a long-time fan favourite – but added that he may not appear in the next cycle. Season eight of the hit zombie show returns to our screens in just few weeks, and according to reports it will be the bloodbath fans have been longing for, leading to the deaths of some major characters. The Walking Dead showrunner Gimple has now announced the writers…

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