The Walking Dead (2010– )

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Sheriff's Deputy Rick Grimes leads a group of survivors in a world overrun by zombies.

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 Rick Grimes (77 episodes, 2010-2016)
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 Glenn Rhee (75 episodes, 2010-2015)
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 Carl Grimes (75 episodes, 2010-2015)
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 Daryl Dixon (72 episodes, 2010-2015)
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 Carol Peletier (72 episodes, 2010-2015)
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 Maggie Greene (68 episodes, 2011-2015)
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 Michonne (56 episodes, 2012-2015)
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 Beth Greene (50 episodes, 2011-2015)
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 Sasha Williams (45 episodes, 2012-2015)
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 Hershel Greene (37 episodes, 2011-2014)
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 Lori Grimes (35 episodes, 2010-2013)
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 Andrea Harrison (35 episodes, 2010-2013)
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 Tyreese Williams (31 episodes, 2012-2015)
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 Tara Chambler (31 episodes, 2013-2015)
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Rick Grimes is a former Sheriff's deputy who has been in a coma for several months after being shot while on duty. When he awakens he discovers that the world has been ravished by a zombie epidemic of apocalyptic proportions, and that he seems to be the only person still alive. After returning home to discover his wife and son missing, he heads for Atlanta to search for his family. Narrowly escaping death at the hands of the zombies on arrival in Atlanta he is aided by another survivor, Glenn, who takes Rick to a camp outside the town. There Rick finds his wife Lori and his son, Carl, along with his partner/best friend Shane and a small group of survivors who struggle to fend off the zombie hordes; as well as competing with other surviving groups who are prepared to do whatever it takes to survive in this harsh new world. Written by Contributors

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Sonequa Martin-Green, Brighton Sharbino and Michael Raymond-James have all appeared in Once Upon a Time. See more »

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Repeatedly throughout the series, Rick Grimes wrongly refers to himself and his co-workers as "police" or "officers", whereas they are Sheriff's deputies. See more »

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Best new series 2010?
22 October 2010 | by (Sweden) – See all my reviews

First heard about this show a few weeks back. Since I love zombie-movies I had to see what this was all about. At first glimpse I was a little skeptic, but the trailer convinced me otherwise.

I just watched the first episode and it matches all my expectations and MORE! I loved movies like Dawn of the Dead(new version), 28 days/weeks later, I Am Legend etc. This series is just like that, it's zombies/monsters but still very realistic.

The way the plot is presented is very entertaining, but not very surprising. The acting is top-notch and very believable. A drawback with TV-series is that the effects are usually quite tacky. However, here it's quite the opposite. Everything looks very realistic and honestly quite disgusting, in a good way.

I can't wait to watch the next episode!


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