AMC is looking to generate more fan frenzy over “The Walking Dead” with the launch of a live post-show half-hour series dubbed “The Talking Dead.”
Taking a cue from Bravo’s success with its “Watch What Happens Live” franchise, the show hosted by Chris Hardwick will air after rerun segs of zombie drama “The Walking Dead” beginning Oct. 16.
It moves to Fridays as of Nov. 4 following the show’s regularly skedded 11 p.m. repeat. Show will feature Hardwick chatting with “Dead” producers, actors and fans and will also have an online component.
“Talking Dead” is exec produced by Michael Davies through his Embassy Row banner.