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Challenges Mount for the New Civilization When The Walking Dead Returns!

Last season brought the culmination of “All Out War,” which pitted Rick Grimes and his group of survivors against the Saviors and their cunning leader, Negan.

Now, we see our survivors a year and a half after the end of the war, rebuilding civilization under Rick’s steadfast leadership. Nothing can prepare them for the formidable force they are about to encounter, which threatens the very idea of civilization that our survivors have worked so hard to build.

The Walking Dead returns on October 7th.

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AMC Announces Return Date for Fear the Walking Dead: Season 4, Part 2!

Fear the Walking Dead – Morgan Jones (Lennie James), Luciana (Danay Garcia),  Alicia Clark (Alycia Debnam-Carey), Victor Strand (Colman Domingo), Charlie (Alexa Nisenson), Althea (Maggie Grace) – Photo by Richard Foreman Jr/Courtesy of AMC.

AMC has set the date for the second half of Fear the Walking Dead’s fourth season – Sunday, August 12 (9/8C).

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Fear the Walking Dead Given Fourth Season!

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AMC has given Fear the Walking Dead an order for a fourth season – well ahead of the season three premiere on June 4th.

Season Four will have new showrunners – Andrew Chambliss and Ian Goldberg. Additionally, The Walking Dead’s showrunner Scott Gimple will become an executive producer of FtWD.

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Lost Track of The Walking Dead? Catch The Walking Dead: The Journey So Far!

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If you’ve never watched The Walking Dead – or drifted away after a few seasons – AMC is making it easy for you jump in/come back with the show’s seventh season.

How? The Walking Dead: Journey So Far is a retrospective that will provide a season by season recap of the show’s most important moments – interwoven with cast and executive producer interviews.

The Walking Dead: Journey So Far will premiere on Sunday, October 16th (9/8C). The Walking Dead’s seventh season premiere is on Sunday, October 23rd (9/8C). Read on for more details.

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The Walking Dead: Michonne – A Telltale Miniseries Preview Event This Sunday

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The Walking Dead: Michonne – A Telltale miniseries premiere date announced. All-New screens extended preview event this Sunday!

Three-Episode Miniseries event featuring iconic comic book character set to premiere on February 23rd with extended preview on February 14th.

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AMC Supersizes Fear The Walking Dead Premiere!

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(L-R) Kim Dickens, Cliff Curtis, Alycia Debnam-Carey, Frank Dillane

AMC is premiering Fear the Walking Dead on Sunday, August 23rd with a ninety-minute episode.

The series is set in Los Angeles and covers the period of time when, back in Georgia, Rick Grimes was in the hospital in a coma. The central point of view is that of a newly blended family that is still a ways from working all its issues – as the apocalypse begins.

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Game of Thrones AND Outcast Coming to Comic-Con!

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The HBO series Game of Thrones and the new Robert Kirkman’s Cinemax series Outcast, produced by Fox International Studios are confirmed for panels and autograph sessions at Comic-Con International: San Diego 2015. Fans can follow @GameofThrones for live coverage of the Game of Thrones panel and #GoTSDCC to join the conversation. For Outcast, fans can follow @Cinemax and #Outcast for updates.

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First Teaser: AMC’s Fear The Dead:

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If you missed it on The Walking Dead’s Season finale last night, follow the jump for a look at the first teaser for the show’s new spin-off, Fear The Dead.

Good Morning, Los Angeles, indeed. Fear The Dead will premiere later this summer.

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Teaser: The Walking Dead: Season 5 – We’ll Be Okay! (Of Course Not…)

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You have to wonder how much longer Rick and Co. can go on. They so rarely catch any kind of real break. The new trailer for the Winter Premiere of Season 5 suggests that this is a trend that will continue. Check it out after the jump.

The Walking Dead returns to AMC on Sunday, February 8th (9/8C).

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Zombies Aren’t Smart – The Walking Dead Is!

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A police car pulls into what seems to be an encampment of some sort and a man in uniform gets out, holding a gas can. He walks through the encampment until he spots a young girl [from behind]. When he calls to her, she turns to face him – and he sees that she is partially decomposed. Drawing his sidearm, he shots her in the head. Roll opening credits. Welcome to The Walking Dead [AMC, 10/9C].

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Television: Zombies to Invade Major Cities World Wide to Promote the Premiere of AMC’s New Series, The Walking Dead

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As the October 31st global premiere date of the new AMC horror series, The Walking Dead approaches AMC and FIC have planned a world wide Zombie outbreak for Tuesday, October 26th!

The one day multi-city events will occur during morning commute peak hours.  Taking direction from The Walking Dead’s legendary make-up artist Greg Nicotero, hundreds of zombies will consecutively take over major cities worldwide during a 24-hour period.  The planned global outbreaks will center in and around the world’s major landmarks, including the Brooklyn Bridge in New York City, the Lincoln Memorial in Washington D.C., Big Ben in London, the Prado Museum in Madrid, the Bosphorus Bridge in Istanbul, the Acropolis in Athens and more.  They will begin at daybreak in Taipei and Hong Kong, followed by Istanbul, Madrid, Munich, London, Sao Paolo, Buenos Aires, New York City and Los Angeles, among others. Attacking a total of 26 cities, each outbreak will be documented and shared with fans the world over as it happens.

The Walking Dead” premieres on AMC on Halloween, Sunday, October 31 at 10 p.m. ET/9 p.m. For the first time ever for a television series, The Walking Dead will begin to premiere globally a few hours after AMC’s U.S. launch.  Similar to a theatrical film release, all FIC markets will launch the first episode during the same week, before the release of the second episode in the US. The Walking Dead will debut in 120 countries, air in 33 languages and be viewed in 250 million households when it premieres.

The Walking Dead, which is based on the comic book series of the same name written by Robert Kirkman and published by Image Comics,.is an epic, edge-of-your-seat drama where personal struggles are magnified against a backdrop of moment-to-moment survival. A survivalist story at its core, the series explores how the living are changed by the overwhelming realization that those who survive can be far more dangerous that the mindless walkers roaming the earth. They themselves have become the walking dead.

Waking up in an empty hospital after weeks in a coma, County Sheriff Rick Grimes (Andrew Lincoln) finds himself utterly alone. The world as he knows it is gone, ravaged by a zombie epidemic. The Walking Dead tells the story of the weeks and months that follow after the apocalypse. Based on Robert Kirkman’s hugely successful and popular comic book series, AMC’s new original series, The Walking Dead, premieres with a 90-minute episode on Halloween night: Oct. 31 at 10/9c. Written and executive produced by three-time Academy® Award-nominee Frank Darabont (The Shawshank Redemption, The Green Mile), who also directs the pilot, and executive produced by Gale Anne Hurd (The Terminator, Aliens), the series debuts during AMC Fearfest, the network’s annual blockbuster marathon of thriller and horror films.

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