The Walking Dead to get another spin-off series

The Walking Dead to get another spin-off series

The Walking Dead is to get another spin-off series, bosses of the hit zombie show have confirmed. Three films focusing on the continuing adventures of Rick Grimes have already been confirmed alongside Fear The Walking Dead – and now AMC CEO Ed Carroll says that storyboards are now being created for a third breakaway series. “We’re not at a stage where we’ll be announcing its plans to premiere,” he told Deadline. “But we have hired…

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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 season 8 ‘like Die Hard with zombies’

The Walking Dead season 8 ‘like Die Hard with zombies’

The Walking Dead season 8 is like Die Hard with zombies. That’s according to Ross Marquand, who plays Aaron in the hit zombie series. “The first four or five episodes are kind of like little mini action films,” the 36-year-old American actor said. The eighth season of The Walking Dead will return in the UK on October 23, having premiered the previous day in the US. The first episode of the new season, Mercy, will…

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The Walking Dead: Norman Reedus says ‘the planet is going to explode’ when season 7 arrives

The Walking Dead: Norman Reedus says ‘the planet is going to explode’ when season 7 arrives

The Walking Dead actor Norman Reedus, who plays loveable redneck Daryl Dixon in the hit TV series, has teased fans ahead of the zombie show’s return, saying that “the planet is going to explode” when it sees season seven. The sixth season of the US show ended last month (April 3) and met with a fair amount of outcry from fans who, angered by the show’s cliffhanger ending , launched an online petition asking TV network AMC to…

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Interview: Fear The Walking Dead boss Dave Erickson

Interview: Fear The Walking Dead boss Dave Erickson

As the season two premiere of Fear The Walking Dead approaches, here’s an exclusive Q&A with the drama’s Executive Producer and showrunner, Dave Erickson. Discussing the dramatic development of the series and some of the new season’s ocean-set scenes, Erickson’s insights into the Mexico-based production are revealed alongside the drama’s brand new Key Art. How is Fear The Walking Dead distinct from The Walking Dead – and is it easy to become hooked on Fear if…

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Dougray Scott joins Fear The Walking Dead cast

Dougray Scott joins Fear The Walking Dead cast

Fear The Walking Dead​ have a kickass new zombie fighter on the team – and he’s a Hibs-daft Hollywood hunk. Yes, you guessed it – Scottish actor Dougray Scott has joined the cast of the AMC Walking Dead​ prequel’s second season, according to reports. At present, details surrounding the character the Glenrothes-born thesp will be playing are being kept tightly under wraps, but it’s understood that he will be in multiple episodes rather than just making a cameo appearance. Scott…

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