Don’t miss this date: On Sunday, Oct. 16, The Walking Dead will walk again when the series premieres with a 90-minute episode at 9 p.m. on AMC. The following six weeks will revert to the normal one-hour length.Then, the final six episodes of the season will air beginning Sunday, Feb. 12 at 9 p.m.
The Walking Dead follows a group of survivors, led by police officer Rick Grimes, played by Andrew Lincoln, who are traveling in search of a safe and secure home. Jon Bernthal plays Shane Walsh, Rick’s sheriff’s department partner before the apocalypse, and Sarah Wayne Callies is Rick’s wife, Lori Grimes.
Additional cast include: Laurie Holden, Steven Yeun, Norman Reedus, Jeffrey DeMunn, Chandler Riggs, Iron E. Singleton and Melissa McBride.
The final six episodes of the season will air beginning Sunday, Feb. 12 at 9 p.m.