AMC has revealed the banner, which you can see above, for the upcoming season 4 of their hit series, “The Walking Dead.” TVLine has also reported that the show’s premiere episode will be entitled, “30 Days Without an Accident.” This will be the first episode written by the new showrunner, Scott M. Gimple who replaced Glen Mazzara.
The popular zombie survival series is based on the comic book series of the same name written by Robert Kirkman and published by Image Comics.
“The Walking Dead” stars Andrew Lincoln, Laurie Holden, Steven Yeun, Norman Reedus, Chandler Riggs, Lauren Cohan, Scott Wilson, Melissa McBride, Chad Coleman, Sonequa Martin-Green, Emily Kinney, Larry Gilliard Jr., David Morrissey and Danai Gurira.
David Morrissey is set to reprise his role as The Governor, despite an initial one-season contract. Chad Coleman (Tyreese), Sonequa Martin-Green (Sasha), and Emily Kinney (Beth Greene) will return as series regulars in season 4, and Melissa Ponzio will return as former Woodbury resident Karen in a recurring role. Larry Gilliard, Jr. will join the cast in a regular role as Bob Stookey, a former Army medic.
The series has been continually well received by fans and critics. It has received many award nominations including ones for the Writers Guild of America Award and a Golden Globe Award for Best Television Series (Drama). The series has also attained strong Nielsen ratings, surpassing various records for a cable series, including receiving 12.4 million viewers for its season three finale to become the most-watched drama series telecast in basic cable history
“The Walking Dead” will return this October with another 16-episode season.