Live-Action THE WALKING DEAD Moves To Theaters

Andrew Lincoln as Rick Grimes in 'The Walking Dead'
Andrew Lincoln as Rick Grimes in 'The Walking Dead'
Credit: AMC

The Walking Dead series of movies featuring the return of Andrew Lincoln's Rick Grimes will be theatrical releases and will not debut on AMC alongside the TV shows, it was announced at Comic-Con Friday and subsequently on Twitter. 

The films will be distributed by Universal Pictures. No release dates were announced. 

The films were first announced late last year following original series lead Andrew Lincoln’s departure from the flagship AMC series.

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