The Walking Dead.
The Walking Dead is an American horror and dramatic television series.
In France, the series has been broadcast since March 20, 2011 on OCS Choc1, in Belgium and Luxembourg, since April , 2011 on Be Séries2, in Switzerland, since December , 2012 on RTS un and in Quebec, since April 29, 2019 on AddikTV4. Internationally, the series is broadcast on Fox Networks Group. Much of the series takes place in the metropolitan area of Atlanta and the surrounding countryside. The series is then filmed in other areas such as Alexandria, Virginia.
With very positive results on the Nielsen Scale, which ranks the series very high and unprecedented for a cable series, AMC offers each year a new season at the show. With the start of its third season and with an average rate of 5.8% on the target age group 18-49, The Walking Dead becomes the most followed by cable in the fall of 20126. On October 12, 2014, the series obtained its historic record in terms of audiences at the launch of its fifth season,7 which brings together no less than 17,3 million viewers awarded the trophy for the historic record for non-sports retransmission on cable.
The GAC series receives mostly very positive reviews, categorized as a societal phenomenon by more than one media9, also in social networks10 and receives several nominations and awards for the performance of its actors as well as for the technical quality of its episodes.For example, she is nominated to the Writers Guild of America Awards and the prestigious Golden Globes award ceremony. In light of its audience success but also critical, a derivative series Fear the Walking Dead has been broadcast since August 23, 2015.
The series is in its ninth season since October 7, 2018.