Norman Reedus wants Daryl Dixon to stay on The Walking Dead until the end

Norman Reedus wants Daryl Dixon to stay on The Walking Dead until the end

The Walking Dead star Norman Reedus has said he wants to continue playing Crossbow-wielding redneck Daryl Dixon in the hit zombie show until the very end. Reedus has been a part of The Walking Dead cast since the first season aired in October 2010, and, with the recent departure of Andrew Lincoln, Daryl has become one of the main characters on show, which is now in its ninth season. “I started the show and I’d…

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The Walking Dead S9 will be “gut-wrenching” and “terrifying”, says Norman Reedus

The Walking Dead S9 will be “gut-wrenching” and “terrifying”, says Norman Reedus

The Walking Dead’s Norman Reedus, who plays crossbow-wielding redneck Daryl in the hit zombie series, has warned that the upcoming new season will be “gut-wrenching” and “terrifying”. Speaking to Extra’s Mark Wright ahead of season nine’s premiere, Reedus said that the show’s latest instalment has a “different feel” to its predecessors. “The whole show is being driven by women, we have all new women writers, actors, directors, a new showrunner, and it’s really put a…

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Daryl will be deadlier than ever in season 9 of The Walking Dead

Daryl will be deadlier than ever in season 9 of The Walking Dead

Crossbow-wielding redneck Daryl Dixon, played by Norman Reedus, will take a more prominent role in season 9 of The Walking Dead – and he’ll also have two new weapons at his command. “Since our characters are being more stingy with their bullets this year, we wanted to make sure Daryl had a good secondary weapon for hand-to-hand fighting (a crossbow is difficult to reload, so it’s not good for quick combat),” new showrunner Angela Kang…

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What to expect in The Walking Dead season nine (spoiler alert)

What to expect in The Walking Dead season nine (spoiler alert)

The Walking Dead season eight wrapped up in the UK last night as Rick Grimes (Andrew Lincoln) slashed arch enemy Negan’s (Jeffrey Dean Morgan) throat before deciding to let him live, but with the hit zombie show’s key antagonist now left to “rot in a cell”, season nine is very much up in the air. Asked by Entertainment Weekly what to expect when the series returns, showrunner Scott Gimple said: “The show evolves. They’re facing different problems….

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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: Are Rick and Daryl headed for a showdown?

The Walking Dead: Are Rick and Daryl headed for a showdown?

Two of the Walking Dead’s best-loved characters – Rick Grimes and Daryl Dixon – could be on a collision course in Season 8. That’s according to Norman Reedus, who plays crossbow-wielding redneck Daryl in the hit zombie show. Season 8 has seen all-out-war as the fighters of Alexandria, the Hilltop and the Kingdom attack the Saviors on multiple fronts. Daryl and Rick went on a mission to raid a Savior compound to steal a stack of…

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Daryl is “ready to kill everybody” in The Walking Dead season 8

Daryl is “ready to kill everybody” in The Walking Dead season 8

The Walking Dead’s eighth season is just days away – and it’s going to be epic. Norman Reedus, who plays loveable redneck Daryl Dixon in the hit zombie show, says his character is “ready to kill everybody”. “He’s just got revenge on his mind this year,” Reedus revealed. “He’s ready to kill everybody, no matter what the group says, no matter what anybody says. “He’s just like, ‘Nah, screw it. Everybody dies.’ He’s very focused…

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Walking Dead stars earning less than other hit TV actors

Walking Dead stars earning less than other hit TV actors

The Walking Dead may have raked in a fortune for AMC since it started in 2010 – but compared to their big-money counterparts from other US TV shows, the cast of the hit zombie show are ‘paid a pittance’. According to a report from Upprox, the stars of The Walking Dead are earning far less money than other small-screen actors. This is despite the fact that The Walking Dead is the highest-rated drama on TV…

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The Walking Dead: Norman Reedus reveals what’s in store for Daryl

The Walking Dead: Norman Reedus reveals what’s in store for Daryl

Norman Reedus, who plays loveable redneck Daryl Dixon in The Walking Dead, says his character “never forgives himself” for the brutal events that took place during the show’s seventh season opener. Warning: This article contains Season 7 Episode 1 spoilers The hit zombie show returned for its new season a fortnight ago with a bloody opening scene, which saw two key characters — Glenn and Abraham— bludgeoned to death at the hands of new arch villain Negan. After…

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The Walking Dead: Watch new trailer for Season Seven

The Walking Dead: Watch new trailer for Season Seven

There’s just weeks to wait until The Walking Dead returns to our screens – and now a new trailer for Season Seven of the hit zombie series has been unveiled. The new clip teases what it’s like living under new super-villain Negan’s regime. You can watch the clip below. The sixth season of the US show ended in April and met with a fair amount of outcry from fans who, angered by the show’s cliffhanger ending , launched…

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