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
Did You Know?
The name Edwin Jenner, the doctor at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, is a reference to Edward Jenner, who developed the first vaccine (which was for smallpox). See more
Everyone is already infected with the "Virus" but when they get infected again by being bitten it kills them. See more
You earn what you take.
With each passing year (or season) the title of the show (seen when the theme song is playing) decays a little more. Executive producer Gale Anne Hurd confirmed this. See more
Written by David Stark, Joe Stark and Butch Walker
Performed by Baby Bee
Under License from Universal Republic See more