this The story of the walking dead The derivative anthology series has been approved and will be available on AMC in 2022. The network announced that the derivative series will be developed in 2020, but has hardly revealed any details since then.The show was initially touted as featuring new and old characters The walking dead The universe, exploration will include the narrative of background stories and independent stories.
The spin-off was announced at the same time that AMC said it would cancel the main series, The walking dead, Season 11 will end in 2022. The walking dead Since 2010, it has been running on the Internet and has become a global pop culture phenomenon. Many derivative products have been created, including Afraid of walking dead with The Walking Dead: Beyond the WorldIn addition to these derivative products, there have been previous reports that Andrew Lincoln’s character Rick Grimes will receive his own trilogy of independent films, although the status of the project is still pending.
Today, AMC announced The story of the walking dead Official green light (by type) And will debut in the summer of 2022.In fact, the anthology series will focus on The walking dead Universe, and will debut in the first season of six episodes on AMC and AMC Plus. The walking dead Screenwriter/producer Channing Powell will serve as the host of the series alongside Scott M. Gimple, Chief Content Officer of TWD Universe. Dan McDermott, president of original programming at AMC Networks and AMC Studios, said that they see the potential for rich storytelling similar to anthologies such as Twilight Zone and Black Mirror. The following are his views on this project:
“We have seen the great potential of various rich and fascinating storytelling in this world, and the plot anthology format of The Walking Dead will allow us to flexibly entertain existing fans and provide an entry point for new audiences, especially in On streaming media platforms. We have seen the appeal of this format in classic TV shows such as “Twilight” and the recent “Black Mirror”, and we are very happy to use this format against the background of this very unique and fascinating world. A new way to interact with fans.”
As the fans (and actors) of the main series gradually diminish on the show, and the series catches up with Robert Kirkman’s comic series (which ends in 2019), it makes sense that it will split into multiple derivatives.Anthology series are a great way to tell stories anywhere The walking dead The universe, and any time and any role. The possibilities of seeing “dead” characters in prequel genre stories or even alternative stories of the lives of these characters are endless, because this format allows for various explorations and can be connected or disconnected from the main narrative.In addition, the format can allow more crossover between derivatives and roles, making The story of the walking dead The most interesting franchise spin-off to date.