Walking Dead fans out there, we have a little featurette today that is sure to spark your interest. Take look behind the scenes as the anticipation for Season 4 grows. Check it out below and share your thoughts after the JUMP!
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Season 3 of “The Walking Dead” just came to its bloody conclusion a month ago, and production on season 4 is now underway. The show will have a few new living cast members, as well as a couple dozen more undead ones to give the survivors trouble.
A new featurette from AMC takes you behind the scenes as special effects guru and Executive Producer Greg Nicotero puts 140 hopeful actors through zombie school. As it turns out, a “Walking Dead” zombie needs to do a lot more than shamble along and moan. Check out the video below to find out what makes a perfect TV zombie.The Walking Dead, the most watched drama in basic cable history, returned for an exhilarating third season on Sun., Oct. 14, 2012 at 9/8c. In this uncertain world, Rick Grimes (Andrew Lincoln) and his band of survivors must not only fight the dead, but also face a whole new fear: the living. A 16 episode season, the series Entertainment Weekly called the “greatest thriller ever produced for television’ will air in two parts, with the first eight hours kicking off October 14 and returning February 2013 with the final eight episodes.
In the highly anticipated third season, Rick and his fellow survivors continue to seek refuge in a desolate and post-apocalyptic world and soon discover that there are greater forces to fear than just the walking dead. The struggle to survive has never been so perilous. Season 3 also introduces new characters, including the Governor (David Morrissey) and fan-favorite Michonne (Danai Gurira), along with her zombie pets.
Based on the comic book series written by Robert Kirkman and published by Image Comics, The Walking Dead stars Lincoln, Sarah Wayne Callies, Laurie Holden, Steven Yeun, Norman Reedus, Chandler Riggs, Lauren Cohan, Scott Wilson, IronE Singleton, Melissa McBride, Morrissey and Gurira. The series is executive produced by showruner Glen Mazzara, Kirkman, Gale Anne Hurd and David Alpert with Greg Nicotero, Denise Huth and Evan Reilly as co-executive producers.
The Walking Dead reigns as the most watched drama series on basic cable for Adults 18-49 and Adults 25-54. The series has garnered two Emmy Awards for Outstanding Prosthetic Make-up, a Golden Globe Award nomination for Best Television Series – Drama, and a WGA Award for Outstanding Achievement in Writing Derivative New Media, among other accolades.