AMC+ to Stream The Walking Dead Holiday Special

Melissa McBride as Carol Peletier – The Walking Dead _ Season 9, Episode 15 – Photo Credit: Gene Page/AMC


Hosted by Chris Hardwick, the Special Features Past and Current Cast Members Talking About the Holidays and Looking Back on a Decade of the Dead

AMC+ is the home of the first-ever The Walking Dead Holiday Special, debuting Sunday, December 13 exclusively on the premium streaming bundle. Hosted by Chris Hardwick, the hour-long program will feature current and past cast members from The Walking Dead joining via video chat to talk about the holiday season and look back on a decade of the franchise series – from behind-the-scenes stories on set to what fans can look forward to next.

The Walking Dead Holiday Special will feature cast members Lauren CohanMelissa McBrideJosh McDermittKhary PaytonEleanor MatsuuraCooper AndrewsCassady McClincyLauren RidloffCailey FlemingEmily KinneyIronE Singleton as well as Walking Dead Universe Chief Content Officer Scott M. Gimple and The Walking Dead Showrunner and Executive Producer Angela Kang. The special will include a performance of “Up on the Housetop” by Kinney, a parody on the “Twelve Days of Christmas,” sung by Payton, Andrews, Matsuura and McClincy, and other festive moments throughout, and will debut an exclusive new table read video from “Diverged”, one of  six new episodes in the extended 10th season.

As previously announced, the six new episodes will debut Sunday, February 28 at 9pm ET/8c followed by a new episode of Talking Dead each weekAll episodes will be available early on AMC+ every Thursday, prior to the episodes’ linear premieres, beginning February 25.

The Walking Dead Holiday Special is produced by Embassy Row with Brandon Monk, Steve Markowitz and Michael Davies serving as Executive Producers.