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Any series compared to ‘The Walking Dead’ falls short

In this post I will talk about one of the most famous series nowadays, which is called ‘The Walking Dead’.

It is a TV series on AMC issued from the October 31, 2010, and developed for television by Frank Darabont based on the hit comic book series of the same name from writer Robert Kirkman. It is distributed internationally by FOX International Channels.

First, I will make a summary of each season of the series, and then I will talk about some of the main characters.

  • SUMMARY

    1. First season. 

    It tells the story of the aftermath of a zombie apocalypse, following a small group of survivors traveling across the United States in search of a new home, away from the hordes of zombies. After waking from a coma in an abandoned hospital, police officer Rick Grimes realizes that the world he knew there is now ravaged by a zombie epidemic of apocalyptic proportions. On the outskirts of Atlanta, a small encampment struggles to survive while the undead lurk at every turn. 

2. Second season.

The survivor community is preparing to leave the city of Atlanta after his last two homes reduced this number and endanger their lives . They decide to go to Fort Benning . But the trip is delayed when Sophia is lost in the area and accidentally dropped Carl wounded by a bullet from a hunter named Otis . Fortunately the farm where Otis lives near where Hershel Greene , the patriarch of the family that integrates much of the community, help save Carl ‘s life . Process during which Shane killing Otis ends to leave as bait for walkers and so the power gain time to escape. Of course, to return to the farm the account a very different story in which Otis is a martyr while Shane is a hero. Refusing to abandon a missing Sophia , Rick leads the community to look for the girl while being in the Greene farm . But that family seems to hide something the community , and is hiding in a barn walkers , of which Glenn notices and alerts the rest of the group . Shane starts the attack on the walkers , is joined by others in the group and kill all the walkers hidden , at the end Sophia appears as a zombie and Rick kills her.

3. Third season

The plot will focus on the discovery of an abandoned prison by the Atlanta group and its interaction with a group of survivors from Woodbury led by a benevolent man known as ” The Governor ” .
Eight months have passed since the Hershel farm succumbed to a large group of walkers . Lori ‘s pregnancy revealed to be in an advanced stage and therefore need a quiet and safe place to Lori . Moving away from the farm more discover a prison seemingly is completely filled with walkers so clean group and is installed in the prison because it is a safer place for everyone. When installed in the cells as bedrooms , Lori takes to himself in a cell with Carol , and her relationship with Rick through a crisis . While on the other hand away from the prison is taking care of Andrea and Michonne who is very sick and his mind just wanted to die there . Carl reveals be interested romantically in Beth . Upon admission to the prison to begin cleaning of walkers and try to find supplies Hershel is bitten in the leg by a walker so Rick is forced to cut the infected limb so it will not become infected with the virus. While Rick and the others were trying to save Hershel in a room of the prison , Daryl realizes that regard there is a surviving and apparently they do not have good intentions.

  • MAIN CHARACTERS

-Rick Grimes (Andrew Lincoln).Rick Grimes (Andrew Lincoln)
He is a British actor, known for his roles in the series: ‘This Life’ (as Egg) and ‘Teachers’, and more recently for his television character Rick Grimes in ‘The Walking Dead’.

-Daryl Dixon (Norman Reedus).Daryl Dixon (Norman Reedus)
He is an American actor. He is best known for his role as Murphy MacManus in the movie ‘The Boondock Saints’ (1999) and to embody the character of Daryl Dixon in the television series ‘The Walking Dead’. He has also directed several videos and modeled for various fashion designers.

-Glenn (Steven Yeun).Glenn (Steven Yeun)
Yeun as Glenn currently serves on the AMC original series, ‘The Walking Dead’ since 2010. He was also a guest star in U.S. comedy ‘The Big Bang Theory’ as Sebastian, former roommate of Sheldon, in 2010, an independent film, and a pair of shorts. He is also known as a voice actor in video games like ‘Crysis’ and ‘Crysis Warhead’.

-Maggie Greene (Lauren Cohan).Maggie Greene (Lauren Cohan)
She is a British-American actress. His film debut was in 2005 in the movie Casanova. She also appeared in the third season of the television series Supernatural as Bela Talbot. She also had a recurring role on the second season of The Vampire Diaries as Rose. Currently gives life to Maggie Greene, a character from the second, third and fourth season of The Walking Dead.

-Andrea (Laurie Holden).Andrea (Laurie Holden)
She is an actress and model. She is known for playing Marita Covarrubias on The X-Files and Andrea in The Walking Dead.

-Michonne (Danai Gurira). She is an American actress. She has appeared on various TV shows, films and plays. She is currently known for her role as Michonne in the television series The Walking Dead.

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