Shortly after the premiere of the final episode of The Walking Dead, AMC released the first promotional video of the new series of the franchise, entitled Fear The Walking Dead.
Were only 15 seconds of video, but they gave the first idea of what lies ahead. And with the information already released, we have material for debate until arise news.
Check out the guide below the main points on Fear The Walking Dead.
1 - The Zombie Apocalypse Origins
The promotional video confirmed information that many fans waiting: The new series will show how was the beginning of the Zombie Apocalypse. In the video, an announcer informs that "there are cases of a strange virus" in five US states, while showing the city of Los Angeles before the epidemic begin to spread.
It is not known yet if the new series will show where or how exactly started the epidemic. But apparently at least see how the inhabitants of one of the largest US cities will deal with the end of the world. The expectation is that we see also a little as the fall of civilization. As already explained, the virus is worldwide and is activated as soon as the person dies. Something that can be very well explored in the new series.
2 - Without connections with comic series
The Walking Dead is a TV series based on the comic by Robert Kirkman. Have Fear The Walking Dead is a series with no relation to the original work, although they pass the same universe of the TV series.
Although the two series follow independently, Kirkman said the characters of Fear The Walking Dead may find different things about the zombies that the characters of The Walking Dead have not yet realized.
3 - New cast
Several names have been confirmed for Fear The Walking Dead. The main characters are played by Cliff Curtis, Kim Dickens, Frank Dillane and Alycia Debnam Carey.
Cliff Curtis will play Sean Cabrera, a divorced teacher who is in a relationship with Miranda, played by Kim Dickens. Frank Dillane and Alycia Debnam Carey interpret the children of Miranda, Nick and Ashley. Nick is battling heroin addiction and Ashley is ambitious and rebellious.
Sean also has a son, named Cody, who goes through tantrums problems. It has not been informed that the actor will play. Both parents will try to deal with the problems of their children with the minor inconvenience of zombies and the end of the world.
4 - Two seasons already confirmed
The AMC has announced that Fear The Walking Dead is confirmed for two seasons, with 6 episodes. It is similar to the announcement of the spin-off of Breaking Bad, Better Call Saul, the AMC also confirmed at least two seasons last year.
5 - Premiere in 2015
The 1st season of Fear The Walking Dead is scheduled for the US summer. That is, the series will premiere before the 6th season of The Walking Dead.
What are your impressions of Fear The Walking Dead? Will do as successful as The Walking Dead?