Zombies are cool, so it stands to reason that if you put them in anything and it automatically becomes worth watching for millions of zombie fans around the world. With that in mind, the fact that The Walking Dead – a television show, not a blockbuster budget movie – is at the pinnacle of zombie fiction right now says a lot about how good it is.
The show – which brands its zombies as “Walkers”, of course – has now been going for more than four years, having debuted at the end of 2010, and is showing no signs of slowing down, with further seasons and spin-off shows in the works.
A hell of a lot of work goes into the show – more so than the average televisual offerings – due to the great special effects required to make the Walkers and gore look convincing. It is, therefore, interesting to peel back the layers and see some of the magic of the show being made and this article will show you exactly that – as well as the camaraderie that is obviously felt between the cast members.
Here are some great behind the scenes shots from The Walking Dead that you must see…