AMC TV would like to introduce you to the “living” cast of their brand new series, The Walking Dead (set visit preview), as they’ve released a slew of new character banners from the sow premiering this October. In addition, the first “official” poster was revealed that features stunning art by Drew Struzan, the man behind Frank Darabont’s The Mist one sheet. The project is set among a group of zombie survivors of an apocalypse who are led by a police officer, Rick Grimes (Andrew Lincoln), in search of a safe place to live. Check out the Comic-Con booth here and read on for the goods.
“The Walking Dead tells the story of the weeks and months that follow a pandemic zombie apocalypse. County Sheriff Rick Grimes travels with his family and a small group of survivors, constantly in search of a safe and secure home. But the constant pressure of fighting off death on a daily basis takes a heavy toll, sending many to the lowest depths of human cruelty. As Rick struggles to keep his family alive, he will discover that the overwhelming fear of the survivors can be far more dangerous than the mindless walkers roaming the earth.”
Jon Bernthal, Andrew Lincoln, Jeffrey DeMunn, Sarah Wayne Callies, Laurie Holden, Steven Yeun, Michael Rooker, Chandler Riggs, Linds Edwards, Jim Coleman, Emma Bell, IronE Singleton, Adrian Kali Turner, Norman Reedus all star:
Poster from AICN: