The Walking Dead 11: what to expect from the final season

The beloved zombie drama reaches its final season: when will we see The Walking Dead 11 and what to expect


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The Walking Dead is now in its 11th season, which will also be the final one. The new episodes of the beloved zombie drama will still see the main characters fighting against new threats in the city of Alexandria, an outpost of the survivors trying to survive.

In order to see the season finale of the TV series, fans will have to wait a couple of months more. The first episode of season 11 will be broadcast on August 22 on the American network AMC, and then officially debuts on August 23 in Italy on the Fox channel and streaming on the NOW platform. Waiting for the arrival of The Walking Dead 11, the first official photos from the set that show the actors engaged in filming. And while talking about the final, already thinking about the spin-off of the successful zombie series that will feature Daryl and Carol.

The Walking Dead 11: plot and upcoming developments

In the tenth season of The Walking Dead, the survivors of the zombie apocalypse had to face new threats and demons of the past. Friendships and relationships were put to the test by the highly dangerous situation. So the survivors joined forces to fortify the city of Alexandria, where they gathered and where hunger is the first problem of the ever-growing number of inhabitants, joined also by the survivors of the fall of the Kingdom and the fire of Hilltop.

The situation in the city is becoming more and more critical and complicated, and tensions are inevitable among the tired, hungry and scared population. A hope might come from a new group of mysterious soldiers that is part of a larger organization and of which some of the protagonists are prisoners: Eugene, Ezekiel, Yumiko and Princess. All that remains is to see The Walking Dead 11 to find out how the story will evolve.

The Walking Dead 11: the latest news and when it arrives

Some official images released by the production of The Walking Dead 11 seem to anticipate the conclusion of this story, born from the comic book by Robert Kirkman.

The shots show an unlikely alliance between two arch-enemies: Maggie, played by Lauren Cohan, and Negan, by actor Jeffrey Dean Morgan. Another photo shows Ezekiel (Khary Payton) with a group of undead, in a probable moment of pause on the set.

There are also pictures of Carol (Melissa McBride) together with Daryl (Norman Reedus), who will be the two protagonists of the spin-off of the TV series that has already been announced.

To be able to see the series, Italian fans will have to wait until August 23, 2021 when it will be broadcast at 9 p.m. on the Fox channel and streaming on NOW. The events of the last season will end by 2022, when the final episode will be aired.