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The Walking Dead boss reveals zombie epic will air for 20 YEARS

Postby Blue Jackets » Mon Mar 27, 2017 5:48 am

http://www.express.co.uk/showbiz/tv-rad ... rs-AMC-FOX

The series about a post-apocalyptic world premiered in 2010 and bosses are hoping it will run until 2030.

Gimple, who was speaking at PaleyFest in Los Angeles, said told fans, via New York Daily News: “We are trying to do twenty years. The comic has certainly done it, and I look forward to every issue.

“The Simpsons has been on 26, 27 years, so that’s a challenge — so OK, challenge accepted. Done.”
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Re: The Walking Dead boss reveals zombie epic will air for 20 YEARS

Postby Tyler » Mon Mar 27, 2017 6:48 am

Please no. TWD reached their cap viewers a few seasons ago and have been declining. It's still one of the most watched shows on TV, but it can't, and shouldn't go on for another 13 seasons. No way Andrew Lincoln, Chandler Rigs, and Norman Reedus only want to do this show for the rest of their careers.
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The Walking Dead boss reveals zombie epic will air for 20 YEARS

Postby wags83 » Mon Mar 27, 2017 7:35 am

Yeah that's not going to happen.
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The Walking Dead boss reveals zombie epic will air for 20 YEARS

Postby cwilkins88 » Mon Mar 27, 2017 7:37 am

I really hope this isn't true.
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The Walking Dead boss reveals zombie epic will air for 20 YEARS

Postby Tyler » Mon Mar 27, 2017 7:56 am

cwilkins88 wrote:Source of the post I really hope this isn't true.

This is not what a 20 year run show should look like. Look at 4.5 million people that tuned in to see who Negan killed and then stopped watching.
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The Walking Dead boss reveals zombie epic will air for 20 YEARS

Postby wags83 » Mon Mar 27, 2017 8:59 am

I mean, I really still enjoy the show but I can't imagine they would be able to keep it fresh enough to run for another 13 years. They would just continue to recycle the same story lines over and over.

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