AMC Has Plans for a Decade More of THE WALKING DEAD

Despite treading water for the past few seasons and seeing its viewing figures steadily decline, AMC’s The Walking Dead is still a ratings monster. And it looks as if the genre juggernaut won’t be going away any time soon. According to AMC’s Josh Sapan, there are currently plans afoot for another decade of The Walking … Continued

Ryan Hurst Joins THE WALKING DEAD

Hot off the heels of adding Castle Rock’s Cassady McClincy to its cast, AMC’s The Walking Dead has added another huge genre favourite to its ranks. Courtesy of The Wrap, the series has brought in Sons of Anarchy and Bates Motel’s Ryan Hurst to play the recurring role of Beta. For those familiar with the … Continued

Cassady McClincy Lands Key WALKING DEAD Role

Ahead of The Walking Dead’s return in a little over a month, the genre juggernaut has moved to cast a key role pulled directly from the comic books. Courtesy of The Hollywood Reporter, Cassady McClincy – currently being seen on Hulu’s must-see Castle Rock – has landed the role of Lydia. In the comic book … Continued

Samantha Morton is THE WALKING DEAD’s Alpha

With the recent trailer for The Walking Dead’s upcoming ninth season having impressed many, now comes word on a big-name addition to the genre juggernaut. As per The Wrap, Samantha Morton is set to play Alpha in the new season of the show. For those of you familiar with the comic-book Walking Dead, you’ll know … Continued

Robert Kirkman Discusses Andrew Lincoln’s WALKING DEAD Exit

One of the biggest shocks of the past few months was the news that Andrew Lincoln was to leave The Walking Dead, and now creator Robert Kirkman has addressed the topic. Speaking at San Diego Comic Con (courtesy of Bloody-Disgusting), Kirkman confirmed that Lincoln is indeed leaving the show, explaining, “This is somebody that I’ve … Continued

THE WALKING DEAD Brings in Lauren Ridloff

With the upcoming ninth season of AMC’s The Walking Dead getting set to majorly shake-up the landscape of the genre juggernaut, now comes word of a new addition for the hugely popular series. Courtesy of EW, Lauren Ridloff has joined the show as Connie. Ridloff is likely best known for her Tony Award-nominated turn in … Continued

AMC Cancels COMIC BOOK MEN

Here at Moonbase Alpha, we’re huge, huge fans of Kevin Smith. And so, it’s sad to hear that, as the headline suggests, Smith’s Comic Book Men has been canned by AMC. Smith himself took to Twitter to confirm the news: After 96 episodes, the @ComicBookMenAMC are now the Cancelled Book Men. On a new #SModcast, … Continued

THE WALKING DEAD to Undergo a Time Jump

For longtime fans of the comic-book The Walking Dead, this likely won’t come as a major surprise, but AMC’s TV take on the walker-centric property is to jump forward in time for its next season. Speaking to Insider, new showrunner Angela Kang explained, “We’re working on a season that has a really fresh look and … Continued

Jon Bernthal Returning to THE WALKING DEAD

Well, this is a little bit out of left field. Yes, as the headline suggests, Jon Bernthal is returning to The Walking Dead. TV Line broke the news, with Bernthal reprising his role of Shane Walsh. And no, you’re not mistaken, Shane was indeed killed off at the end of the genre juggernaut’s second season. … Continued

Lauren Cohan to Depart THE WALKING DEAD

Fresh off the news that Andrew Lincoln is to depart the show during its upcoming ninth season, now comes another blow for The Walking Dead. As per The Hollywood Reporter, Lauren Cohan will also be leaving the genre juggernaut during its ninth year. To be fair, this one isn’t quite as surprising as Lincoln’s departure, … Continued