We’re sure that some of you are counting down the days until the return of The Walking Dead (17 days if you’ve lost track) and we’ve got a brand new behind-the-scenes look at the series starring newcomer Danai Gurira, who plays the sword wielding Michonne. Also, be sure to check out the new promo for the series – you can find both of them below.
In an uncertain world, Rick Grimes (Andrew Lincoln) and his band of survivors must not only fight the dead, but also face a whole new fear: the living. A 16 episode season, the series will air in two parts with the first eight hours kicking off on October 14 and returning February 2013 with the final eight episodes.
Based on the comic book series written by Robert Kirkman and published by Image Comics, The Walking Dead stars Lincoln, Sarah Wayne Callies, Laurie Holden, Steven Yeun, Norman Reedus, Chandler Riggs, Lauren Cohan, Scott Wilson, IronE Singleton, Melissa McBride, David Morrissey and Danai Gurira. The series is executive produced by Glen Mazzara, Kirkman, Gale Anne Hurd and David Alpert with Greg Nicotero as co-executive producer.