The eleventh and final season of “The Walking Dead” is clarified with its very first images. Scheduled for 2022, this final season will conclude the series adapted from Robert Kirkman’s comics.
An emblematic series of the 2010s
Originally, The Walking Dead is an iconic comic book series. Created by Robert Kirkman in 2007, the comics The Walking Dead are the absolute benchmark of the genre. Published by Delcourt, this saga has met with huge success. License matters 33 volumes, the last of which was released in the summer of 2019. Like many products focused on the zombie universe, this saga tells how Rick Grimes, a former police officer, assembles a group of survivors, ready to face the apocalypse.
Faced with this unprecedented success, the AMC channel decides to embark on an adaptation in the form of a TV series. She gives the queens of the project to filmmaker Frank Darabont (The escapees, The green Line), who, with the help of Robert Kirkman, will make this series one of the monuments of the 2010s. Casting side, the show launched or confirmed the career of actors today inseparable from the series, namely Andrew Lincoln, Norman Reedus, Steven Yeun or Jon Bernthal. Since season 6, Jeffrey Dean Morgan has joined the adventure in the shoes of the terrible Negan.
First images of season 11
The end is near ! The Walking Dead will end next year with his 11th and last season. The opportunity for AMC to unveil the first images of this final lap. Among these first photographs is a glimpse of the interior of the Commonwealth, a community already known to comic book readers, which is one of the keys to the story’s outcome. These shots also feature a peek at an underground mission led by Maggie, Daryl, Gabriel, and Negan. Also appear the terrible Whisperers, who are not yet done with our heroes.
The official synopsis
By the way, AMC also unveiled the official synopsis of this new adventure. A summary that begins with a small recap:
Prior to The Walking Dead, our survivors have faced demons from the past and fought new threats, with friendships and relationships suffering increasing collateral damage in connection with the apocalypse. Alexandria is seriously compromised. She is no more than the phantom of the home she once was, following the carnage and devastation wrought by the Whisperers. Now everyone who lives in Alexandria is fighting to fortify it and feed its growing number of inhabitants. Alexandria has more people than she can feed and protect. Their situation is dire as tensions escalate over past events. Personal self-preservation is surfacing within the ravaged walls. Our survivors will try to find more food as they attempt to restore Alexandria before it collapses, like countless other communities they have encountered over the years. But where and how?
Fortunately there is a light at the end of the tunnel: the Commonwealth. A haven of peace ruled by a woman, into which our group of survivors will try to integrate. But this community doesn’t work the same way as Rick Grames’ ideology, and may not be as beneficial as it looks … Response in 2022! In the meantime, we leave you with this series of images: