The Walking Dead

The Walking Dead is a zombie apocalypse show based on the popular comic book series of the same name. It airs on AMC in the US and Fox UK in the UK. Premiering in 2010, it has so far run for seven seasons, with Season 7 drawing to a close in April 2017. Season 8 is expected to follow in October 2017. The show’s lead character Rick Grimes, played by Andrew Lincoln, has featured since the start, with fan favourite Daryl Dixon (Norman Reedus) joining the main cast from Season 2. Other current main cast members include Chandler Riggs (who portrays Carl Grimes), Melissa McBride (Carol Peletier), Lennie James (Morgan Jones), Alanna Masterson (Tara Chambler), Josh McDermitt (Eugene Porter) and Christian Serratos (Rosita Espinosa).