The Walking Dead took over Hall H at Comic-Con over the weekend, hosting a fan watch party with TV Guide’s Damian Holbrook where attendees got to see exclusive first looks at trailers and teasers from upcoming series in the Walking Dead Universe.
First up was new series, The Walking Dead: Daryl Dixon, which is set in Paris and stars Walking Dead favorite Norman Reedus. The series, which premieres Sunday, September 10 on AMC and AMC Plus, already has been renewed for season two. The show’s first ten minutes is available exclusively on AMC Plus.
Also scoring a second-season renewal is The Walking Dead: Dead City, which stars Lauren Cohan as Maggie and Jeffrey Dean Morgan as Negan. The Dead City season-one finale aired Sunday night.
“This next chapter in the Walking Dead Universe continues to thrive with a terrific inaugural season for Dead City and highly anticipated new journey for fan-favorite character Daryl Dixon coming in September,” said Dan McDermott, president of entertainment and AMC Studios for AMC Networks, in a statement. “We can’t wait to bring Dead City fans back to the epicenter of Manhattan for more zip-lining action with Maggie and Negan. And, ahead of its debut, we’re thrilled to double down on Daryl as we bring the apocalypse to France, transforming Notre Dame, Pont du Gard and other iconic locales into an apocalyptic landscape unlike anything we’ve seen before.”
Fear the Walking Dead, starring Kim Dickens and Lennie James, comes back Sunday, October 22 on AMC and AMC Plus to complete its run with its final six episodes. Below is a quick recap of the show’s eight seasons:
Two other major Walking Dead characters – Rick (Andrew Lincoln) and Michonne (Danai Gurira) – return in 2024 in their own spin-off series. AMC revealed the title over the weekend: The Walking Dead: The Ones Who Live, and also released a teaser:
In non-Walking Dead news, AMC’s Interview with the Vampire will return for season two next year. The network released a teaser below:
AMC promoted the critical hit at San Diego Comic-Con, hosting the “Street of Immortality” immersive experience and hanging up posters all over the Gaslamp District.
[Cube and content images courtesy of Emmanuel Guimier/AMC]
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