First cast photo from THE WALKING DEAD.

Here is the first cast photo from AMC’s upcoming series THE WALKING DEAD. The series is based on the killer comics from Robert Kirkland and will debut in October.

The series is being written, directed and produced by Frank Darabont (THE SHAWSHANK REDEMPTION, THE GREEN MILE) and stars Andrew Lincoln (STRIKE BACK, LOVE ACTUALLY) as Rick Grimes, a small-town police officer who leads a group of survivors of a zombie apocalypse.