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Sheriff Deputy Rick Grimes wakes up from a coma to learn the world is in ruins, and must lead a group of survivors to stay alive.
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Norman Reedus ...  Daryl Dixon 129 episodes, 2010-2019
Melissa McBride ...  Carol Peletier / ... 128 episodes, 2010-2019
Andrew Lincoln ...  Rick Grimes / ... 120 episodes, 2010-2018
Lauren Cohan ...  Maggie Greene / ... 113 episodes, 2011-2018
Danai Gurira ...  Michonne 112 episodes, 2012-2019
Chandler Riggs ...  Carl Grimes 109 episodes, 2010-2018
Alanna Masterson ...  Tara Chambler 87 episodes, 2013-2019
Josh McDermitt ...  Eugene Porter / ... 84 episodes, 2014-2019
Christian Serratos ...  Rosita Espinosa 84 episodes, 2014-2019
Steven Yeun ...  Glenn Rhee 81 episodes, 2010-2016
Seth Gilliam ...  Gabriel Stokes 79 episodes, 2014-2019
Sonequa Martin-Green ...  Sasha Williams 71 episodes, 2012-2018
Ross Marquand ...  Aaron 70 episodes, 2015-2019
Lennie James ...  Morgan Jones 54 episodes, 2010-2018
Emily Kinney ...  Beth Greene 52 episodes, 2011-2018
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Storyline

Sheriff Deputy Rick Grimes gets shot and falls into a coma. When awoken he finds himself in a Zombie Apocalypse. Not knowing what to do he sets out to find his family, after he's done that he gets connected to a group to become the leader. He takes charge and tries to help this group of people survive, find a place to live, and get them food. This show is all about survival, the risks, and the things you'll have to do to survive. Written by jzirkle1

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Something Human (Season 4) See more »


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

31 October 2010 (USA) See more »

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TWD See more »

Filming Locations:

Senoia, Georgia, USA See more »

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Trivia

The Walking Dead (2010) Creator Robert Kirkman was on the set throughout the filming of the first season. See more »

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Guns and ammunition even more so should be easy to find over with 300 million registered firearms, and millions of illegal and millions of military/law enforcement. See more »

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Rick Grimes: [Hugging Lori] What happened to you?
Lori Grimes: I was in a car accident.
Rick Grimes: Accident? How?
Lori Grimes: I went looking for you.
Shane Walsh: Snuck out on her own. I brought her back.
Rick Grimes: Are you crazy? You could-...
Theodore 'T-Dog' Douglas: Who the Hell is that?
[Seeing Randall in the backseat of the car, tied up and blindfolded]
Glenn Rhee: That's Randall.
Rick Grimes: [Back inside the house] We couldn't just leave him behind. He would've bled out... if he lived that long.
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Lead Me Home
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Zombies! Zombies! Zombies!
22 October 2010 | by brendan-ralphSee all my reviews

While watching the pilot episode of The Walking Dead the only word that went through my mind was "awesome!".

We finally have a TV Show that's associated with the beloved Zombie franchise and what it does it does right.

The story takes place in the present day, a Sheriff's deputy, Rick Grimes gets caught in an accident and ends up in hospital, after blanking out and waking up from a coma he finds himself in an abandoned ward with flickering lights, broken down hallways and barricaded doors. As he makes his way through the dark hospital he finds out that he is the only one that's not in a body bag.

The pilot introduces us to several main characters that actually make you want to learn more about them, with brilliant directing by Frank Darabont you will come across both dramatic and emotional scenes that seem appropriate for the time, this gives the show allot of realism and just works out great.

However this doesn't have CGI effects yet and should be kept that way, the make-up on the zombies are fantastic.

watching this will give you allot of nostalgia and the direction makes of this show feel like a classic old school zombie movie from the 80's to 90's that's actually serious this time, having a well respected cast and great acting makes this show very promising and I will be hoping for allot more future episodes... allot more. But for now I'm still waiting for the rest of the first season.

If you like zombies or even a good drama that has allot of suspense then I highly recommend this show, I have never felt this way about a show since LOST, so you know it's that good.


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