USA TODAY Published 10:43 PM EST Nov 4, 2018 Spoiler alert: This story contains significant details from Sunday’s episode of “The Walking Dead.” Sunday’s episode of “The Walking Dead” was touted by AMC as “Rick Grimes’ Last Episode.” By the end, however, the zombie action-thriller’s leading man appears to be 180 degrees from the show’s title: He isn’t walking, but he isn’t dead, either. What that means for Rick, since this is the last series episode for the character and the actor who plays him, Andrew Lincoln, is anybody’s guess. But a series of TV movies will continue his story, AMC announced Sunday. But we’ll get to that. At the end of last week's episode, viewers saw Rick impaled on rebar jutting from a concrete slab after his spooked horse threw him as a swarm of walkers approached. But there was no way Rick was going to end up as zombie chow, which would have been an … [Read more...] about Rick Grimes makes final stand on AMC The Walking Dead
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The ‘new beginning that Rick has been dreaming about for quite some time in The Walking Dead is teased in the show’s latest episode – albeit in a rather different manner than its lead character could ever have imagined. The death of Carl Grimes (Chandler Riggs) last season proved that The Walking Dead remains a series capable of shocking viewers like it did in its early days. Let’s not forget, the AMC series was known as one of the most cold-blooded shows on television – even more so than Game of Thrones – in the way it was willing to kill off multiple main characters in the space of just one episode. While the show’s current cast list has been its longest-running yet, tonight’s episode sparks the beginning of the end for the character whose journey we’ve followed since the first ever scene. When Andrew Lincoln confirmed he was to leave after just five episodes of season nine, many had hoped his last hurrah would see him ride off … [Read more...] about Five major questions we had after The Walking Dead season 9 episode 4
Liverpool goalkeeper Loris Karius has received abuse and death threats on social media after his nightmare performance in the Champions League final. Fans blame the blundering player's errors for Liverpool's 3-1 defeat against Real Madrid.Karius broke down in tears at the final whistle, admitted his mistakes and made a heartfelt apology to fans for letting them and the team down.He said after the game: "If I could go back in time, I would. I know I let them down."It's very hard right now but that's the life of a goalkeeper. These goals cost us the title basically."But some fans have reacted by positing vile messages on Twitter, some calling the German-born Karius a Nazi and others wishing him dead.One poster called chasepacheco1 wrote: "My Liverpool boys fought hard and I'm proud of them. Except for Karius he can die in a hole." Haven’t really slept until now... the scenes are still running through my head again and again... I'm infinitely sorry to my teammates, for you fans, … [Read more...] about Liverpool goalkeeper Loris Karius sent death threats after Champions League blunders
THE Walking Dead season eight ended earlier this week. By Jack Wetherill / Published 20th April 2018 The series has taken viewers on a rollercoaster ride during Rick's (Andrew Lincoln) war against Negan (Jeffrey Dean Morgan).It included the highly unexpected death of Carl (Chandler Riggs), who was bitten by a walker during a rescue mission.*** THE WALKING DEAD SET LEAK TEASES MAJOR REDESIGN ***And it's this pivotal moment that British actor Andrew Lincoln says hints towards an end for Rick.Speaking to ComicBook.com, he said: "I think that when we got the news that Carl was dying on the show, it certainly for me, it felt like very much a bookend of a much bigger journey that began in the hospital."He went on: "Searching for his wife and his son were the two engines that kept this man alive at the beginning of the show eight years. AMC FLASHBACK: Rick thought of his past in the season 8 finale The saddest television deaths There are a lot of deaths on television, but we're … [Read more...] about The Walking Dead to lose central character as star teases end?
The eighth season of The Walking Dead has drawn to a close in earth-shattering fashion as All Out War - an arc which has shaped the show for the past two years - comes to an end. Rick has battled Negan (Jeffrey Dean Morgan) for two agonising seasons after he mercilessly bludgeoned both Abraham and Glenn to death in the traumatic season 7 premiere. *Spoilers follow* Negan is alive and well in the comic books, even earning Rick's trust years on from events depicted in the TV series. As we just witnessed in the season 8 finale, the leader of his fallen faction The Saviours finds himself locked away as Rick's prisoner following the culmination of All Out War. He remains there for an unknown number of years, living proof that the Alexandrians were always in better stead to rebuild the world in a way that doesn't involve constant blood-spill. Read more The Walking Dead season 8 episode 16: How does the war end? Later, Negan becomes a crucial part of the battle with an even … [Read more...] about The Walking Dead season 8 finale: What happens to Negan in the comics? Does he die in episode 16?