Walking Dead spinoff adds Alexa Mansour, Nicolas Cantu & Hal Cumpston
AMC’s latest The Walking Dead spinoff has added Alexa Mansour (Unfriended: Dark Web), Nicolas Cantu (The Amazing World of Gumball), and Hal Cumpston (Bilched) in lead roles for the upcoming series, TheWrap has confirmed.
The untitled spinoff will serve as the third show of the television franchise, following The Walking Dead and Fear the Walking Dead. According to AMC, the series will feature two young female protagonists and focus on the first generation to come-of-age in the apocalypse. Some will become heroes, some will become villains. In the end, all of them will be changed forever. Grown-up and cemented in their identities, both good and bad.
The Walking Dead spinoff will be showrun by writer and producer Matt Negrete alongside chief content officer Scott M. Gimple. The series has been given a 10-episode order.
Fear the Walking Dead is currently airing its fifth season, with new episodes premiering every Sunday night on AMC. The Walking Dead is scheduled to return for its 10th season this October.
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