‘The Walking Dead’ Season 2 Preview Scene

Sheriff Rick Grimes demonstrates an impromptu zombie killing weapon in this first clip from the second season.

Blair Marnellby Blair Marnell

Last fall, "The Walking Dead" took the TV world by surprise as it became one of cable's biggest hits almost immediately. Under the direction of Frank Darabont, Robert Kirkman's zombie epic quickly earned a second season of 13 episodes, set to debut this fall on AMC.

Now, in  the shadow of the San Diego Comic-Con International, AMC has released a preview scene from the new season which finds Rick Grimes (Andrew Lincoln) forced to improvise a weapon when two zombie come upon him in the woods.

 


More footage will likely debut later this week after "The Walking Dead" panel at Comic-Con. New additions to the cast for season two include Scott Wilson as Hershel Greene, Lauren Cohan as Hershel's daughter, Maggie and Pruitt Taylor Vince as Otis, their farm hand.

Several episodes of the season are expected to take place on Herschel's farm, with returning cast members, Lincoln, Jon Bernthal, Sarah Wayne Callies, Laurie Holden, Jeffrey DeMunn, Steven Yeun, Chandler Riggs, Norman Reedus and IronE Singleton.

"The Walking Dead" will return to AMC in October.

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