This is such exciting news!
Soon the world will have not one, but TWO The Walking Dead shows — and diehards are chomping at the bit for more details about the forthcoming series!
Yesterday the news was released that Frank Dillane, who played Tom Riddle in the Harry Potter movies, and Alycia Debnam Carey from Into the Woods, were cast as key leading roles in the spin-off.
Well today, they JUST released even MORE exciting casting news!
The father of the series, aka the next Rick Grimes, is none other than Gang Related's Cliff Curtis!
How thrilling is that!?
Now we just need some more details about the actual PLOT!!
So far, we know the show has been written by comic creator Robert Kirkman, it takes place in the same apocalyptic universe, but in a different area and possibly different time.
We still don't know exactly WHERE in the U.S. it will be, but our guess is on the West Coast, since TWD takes place back East!
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