THE Walking Dead returned for season 9 in October and is currently on a mid-season break. But when will the Zombie drama be back? - here's everything you need to know... When does The Walking Dead season 9 return? The Walking Dead will return for eight more episodes on February 10, 2019. Season 9 first aired on October 8, 2018. The series airs on US channel AMC which can be accessed in the UK via BT TV channel 332 or Sky channel 186. Alternatively UK viewers can also watch the series on NOW TV through the service's Entertainment Pass. Who is in the cast of The Walking Dead season 9? Series 9 has seen a shake-up to the cast of The Walking Dead. Andrew Lincoln (Rick) and Jeffrey Dean Morgan (Negan) returned after Rick decided to save Negan and keep him prisoner. However, on November 4, Andrew made his last appearance as Rick in the TV series but show bosses were quick to announce the actor will be returning in three TV movies. Norman Reedus (Daryl, Danai Gurira … [Read more...] about When does The Walking Dead season 9 return, who plays Whisperer leader Alpha and is there a trailer?
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WALKING Dead star Andrew Lincoln is leaving the hit AMC show - but why is he going? Here we reveal why he's leaving, when he was originally supposed to leave, and what the rumours were. Why is Rick Grimes actor Andrew Lincoln leaving the show? Andrew Lincoln is leaving the Walking Dead at the end of the next season. The star - who has played Rick Grimes since 2010 - is set to walk out on the hit AMC show to spend more time with his family in London. He told Entertainment Weekly: "I have two young children, and I live in a different country, and they become less portable as they get older. "It was that simple. It was time for me to come home." When was he supposed to leave? Lincoln, 45, was supposed to leave at the end of Season 8. He tried to leave then to spend more time with his family, but backed out when he realised he wasn't ready to go. He said at the time: "I can’t do it. I’ve got Norman, I’ve got Danai, I’ve got Jeffrey, I’ve got Melissa McBride, … [Read more...] about The Walking Dead season 9 – why is Rick Grimes actor Andrew Lincoln leaving the show?
FOLLOWING Season 8's dramatic ending, The Walking Dead is returning to screens with its next installment. Here's everything you need to know about series 9 of the zombie drama... When is The Walking Dead season 9 released? Season 9 of The Walking Dead will return to screens on October 8, 2018. It will be shown in the US first, on October 7, and then arrive on UK screens the day after. Fox will air the series, but the episodes will also be available on Now TV. Season 9 is likely to have 16 episodes - the same as the previous six series. The season 8 finale had aired in the UK on April 16. Who will be in the cast of The Walking Dead season 9? Series 9 will see a shake-up to the cast of The Walking Dead. Andrew Lincoln (Rick) and Jeffrey Dean Morgan (Negan) will definitely return, after Rick decided to save Negan and keep him prisoner. Norman Reedus (Daryl, Danai Gurira (Michonne), Melissa McBride (Carol), Alanna Masterson (Tara), Christian Serratos (Rosita), Josh McDermitt … [Read more...] about When does The Walking Dead season 9 start, who is in the cast and how many episodes will it have?
Nobody could have anticipated the phenomenon The Walking Dead would become when it aired its modest six-episode debut back in 2010. Eight years on and it's spawned just as many seasons with a ninth (and counting) to come filled with characters up there in the cultural familiarity stakes alongside those from Game of Thrones, Lost and Breaking Bad. Today (30 May) saw the bombshell news that its lead star Andrew Lincoln will be phased out of the show during the next season. Quite how this will occur remains to be seen, but he'll appear in just six of the run's 16 episodes with Norman Reedus' fan favourite Daryl Dixon promoted to main character duties in his absence. This news is a lot for fans to take in and simply put, should spell the end of the AMC zombie series. Full disclosure: I am a loyal follower of The Walking Dead who has been slightly disconcerted by the series' recent evolution into a punching bag for … [Read more...] about Why Andrew Lincoln’s departure is a death knell for The Walking Dead
Andrew Lincoln's unexpected departure from The Walking Dead will see Norman Reedus become one of the highest-paid stars on TV. The AMC drama's lead star will leave the show during its ninth season leaving main character duties to fan favourite Daryl Dixon. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Reedus - who has appeared on the show since its first season - is negotiating a new deal that will see him net more than $20m. Should Reedus' deal be accepted, he'll become one of the highest-paid stars on TV matching the salary of Grey's Anatomy star Ellen Pompeo and surpassing the amount earned by Game of Thrones stars including Emilia Clarke and Nikolaj Coster-Waldau. Reedus would fall behind Robert De Niro who has reported takings of $775,000 (£606,000) for his part in as-of-yet untitled TV project from director David O. Russell. Read more Andrew Lincoln to leave The Walking Dead, Norman Reedus to take over l It's unknown how Lincoln will leave the series, but his … [Read more...] about The Walking Dead: Andrew Lincoln departure will make Daryl actor Norman Reedus one of TV’s highest-paid stars