AMC Announces Premiere Date, New Cast Members for The Walking Dead Season 10

At Comic-Con, AMC delivered the goods about Season 10 of The Walking Dead. In addition to releasing the official Comic-Con trailermoderator Chris Hardwick announced that the series will return for its landmark tenth season on Sunday, October 6 at 9/8c.

The Season Premiere will be written by showrunner and executive producer Angela Kang and directed by executive producer Greg Nicotero.

The Walking Dead executive producer Gale Anne Hurd also announced that Thora Birch (American Beauty, Clear and Present Danger) will join the cast as Gamma, a Whisperer sentry fiercely protective of Alpha and a firm believer of the Whisperers’ way of life.

Kevin Carroll (The Leftovers, Snowfall) also joins the cast as Virgil, a highly intelligent and resourceful man who is desperately trying to get home to his family.

The Walking Dead series regular Danai Gurira (Michonne) also announced that Season 10 will be her final season of the series.

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