May 13, 2015
By Nur Zalikha Khamis
A scene from “Fear the Walking Dead”
New York, US– AMC has announced the start of production on its highly anticipated new series, Fear the Walking Dead, in Vancouver. Additional filming will also take place in Los Angeles at a later date.
A companion series to The Walking Dead, Fear the Walking Dead is executive produced by Robert Kirkman, Gale Anne Hurd, Greg Nicotero, David Alpert and show runner David Erickson and produced by AMC Studios. Co-Executive Producer Adam Davidson, who directed the pilot, is also directing the second and third episodes. The series’ first season, consisting of six one-hour episodes, will premiere on AMC later in the year.