For the first time ever, the stars and producers of AMC’s The Walking Dead are coming to theaters nationwide as part of the ultimate TV fan festival – PaleyFest (The William S. Paley Television Festival). Presented by NCM Fathom Events and The Paley Center for Media in celebration of PaleyFest’s 30th anniversary, PaleyFest will feature a lively panel discussion from this sold-out event, giving audiences an exclusive look inside this TV hit. “PaleyFest Featuring The Walking Dead,” the festival’s opening night presentation, pre-recorded Fri., Mar. 1 featuring appearances by the cast and producers, will be broadcast to select U.S. movie theaters on Thu., Mar. 7 at 8PM local time.
Confirmed panelists for “PaleyFest Featuring The Walking Dead,” moderated by Chris Hardwick, host of AMC Talking Dead, include Andrew Lincoln (Rick Grimes), Danai Gurira (Michonne), Laurie Holden (Andrea), Lauren Cohan (Maggie Greene), Steven Yeun (Glenn Rhee), Norman Reedus (Daryl Dixon), Scott Wilson (Hershel Greene), Emily Kinney (Beth Greene) as well as executive producers Robert Kirkman, Gale Anne Hurd, David Alpert and special effects makeup guru Greg Nicotero.
Tickets for “PaleyFest Featuring The Walking Dead” are available at participating theater box offices and online at FathomEvents.com. The event will be broadcast to more than 500 select movie theaters across the country through NCM’s exclusive Digital Broadcast Network.
PaleyFest celebrates the best of television during the two-week annual event which features hit television shows and the teams behind their success, providing an exclusive interaction between the shows and their fans for the last 30 years. AMC’s The Walking Dead on Mar. 1 will kick off the festival, which runs through Mar. 15 at the Saban Theatre.Read More