Thursday, October 21, 2010

A New Clip with the Undead Character Leon Bassett for The Walking Dead

The Walking Dead Character Poster
The response for the AMC zombie series "The Walking Dead" has been quite overwhelming and here at 28DLA, the writers aim to please fans. So here is the latest clip for this highly anticipated television series, which unfortunately does not have a name and has tentaviely been called the "Leon Bassett" clip. This is a mature rated clip (14+) and in this one minute showing Rick Grimes puts the barrel to a fellow officer, who has turned undead. Have a look at the reel below courtesy of Spike TV and Dread Central.

"The Walking Dead" synopsis:

"'The Walking Dead' tells the story of life following a zombie apocalypse. It follows a group of survivors, led by police officer Rick Grimes, traveling in search of a safe and secure home. Andrew Lincoln (Love Actually, Teachers, Strike Back) will portray the lead role of Rick Grimes while actor Jon Bernthal ("The Pacific," The Ghost Writer) will portray the character Shane, who worked with Rick in the police department before the zombie disaster. Other cast includes Laurie Holden ("The Shield"), who plays Andrea, one of two sisters who join the survivors of the zombie plague, Steven Yeun as Glenn, an expert scavenger and Sarah Wayne Callies ("Prison Break"), who plays Rick's wife Lori" (AMC).

Release Date: October 31st, 2010 (Television).

The directors for the first six episodes are:

1) Frank Darabont (The Mist, The Shawshank Redemption)
2) Michelle MacLaren ("Breaking Bad," "X-Files")
3) Gwyneth Horder-Payton ("The Shield," "BSG")
4) Johan Renck ("Breaking Bad")
5) Ernest Dickerson ("The Wire," "Dexter")
6) Guy Ferland ("The Shield," "Sons of Anarchy") -Dread Central

The writers for the first six episodes are:

1) Frank Darabont (The Mist, The Shawshank Redemption)
2) Frank Darabont (The Mist, The Shawshank Redemption)
3) Frank Darabont (The Mist, The Shawshank Redemption), Chic Eglee, Jack LoGuidice. (Chic: "The Shield," "Dexter." Jack: "Sons of Anarchy")
4) Robert Kirkman (writer of the comic series)
5) Glen Mazzara ("The Shield," "Hawthorne")
6) Adam Fierro ("The Shield," "Dexter," "24") - Dread Central

Cast: Jon Bernthal, Jeffrey DeMunn, Laurie Holden, Adam Minarovich, Chandler Riggs, Michael Rooker, Sarah Wayne Callies, Steven Yeun, Alexyz Danine Kemp, Madison Lintz, Derrick Mcleod, Jeryl Prescott, Emma Bell, Norman Reedus, and Maddie Lomax.

The clip is here:

The AMC Blog:

The Walking Dead at AMC (Updates)

"The Walking Dead" fan page on Facebook:

This Undead Series on FB


The Walking Dead on Dread Central

The Character Poster Above is Courtesy of Watch Mojo

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