The Walking Dead is a horror television series that airs on AMC. It is based on comic of the same name by Robert Kirkman, Tony Moore and Charlie Adlard. It has several characters, but the main character is a sheriff named Rick Grimes, played by Andrew Lincoln. Another supporting character is Daryl Dixon, who at the end of the fourth season becomes the primary backup and Rick Guard. Daryl is played by actor Norman Reedus. The series is produced by AMC Studios and directed by Frank Darabont, who is also executive producer.
This is a series that has won numerous awards, and especially viewers. The series Broken Records, and is one of the first zombie show to last so long. One reason for the exponential growth of the number of fan base is the kind rarity in the series. There are many fans of survival horror shows, and The Walking Dead is one of the few programs that may meet their needs. The show is a spectacle not finish, giving it an advantage over horror movies since viewers are able to connect with the characters on a personal level.
This gave the show a basic constant fans since day one, and allowed him to experiment a bit, since we already had a whole group of viewers.
The show also has some amazing writers to ensure that their story never becomes boring. The release of episodes in blocks not only builds suspense with viewers, but also keeps the public to get used to and bored of the series.
The wide and varied distribution also plays a key role in the success of the series. Some viewers can connect with the main character of the show, Rik Grimes, and others may feel more like bad-ass character near Daryl Dixon mouth.
As mentioned earlier, it is a survival horror game story in a post-apocalyptic world where zombies called "walkers" on the show, killed many of the world's population. It gathers a group of survivors, including their right arm then-to-be, Daryl Dixon. The main villain is the governor, played by David Morrissey. In the fourth season, he is shot and probably killed. The fourth season ends with a cliffhanger as Rick and some of his surviving friends are captured by residents of a place called "Terminus". It ends as Rick proclaims that residents chose the wrong people to live with.