AMC is betting big on its zombie franchise. According to The Wrap, the network has given a two season order to the untitled “The Walking Dead” spinoff.
The new series, produced by Robert Kirkman, Gale Anne Hurd and David Alpert, is a prequel to the AMC hit and will follow a teacher and single mother played by Cliff Curtis and Kim Dickens respectively. Frank Dillane and Alycia Debnam Carey also star.
The six episode first season will begin airing this summer with the second season airing sometime next year .
Dave Erickson will be the series showrunner.
Here is a still of the upcoming series released today:
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