Type of Performance: Acting

Required: Male and female actors for background roles

Application Date: ASAP

About the Show

‘The Walking Dead’ is an apocalyptic horror drama developed by Frank Darabont and based on a comic book series created by Charlie Adlard, Tony Moore, and Robert Kirkman.

It started as a short series in 2010 and took off as one of the most popular shows currently on television. The series has established strong connections with its viewers, who have fallen in love with the many characters in the show.

The show has gained hundreds of good reviews from many different critics, and fans demand that more seasons be made because of their love for the show.  ‘The Walking Dead’ season 6 ended in 2015, leaving people stunned.

‘The Walking Dead’ revolves around Andrew Lincoln who plays the character of Rick Grimes in the series. Rick was a sheriff deputy who went into a coma after an accident. When he awakes from the coma, he finds himself in an apocalyptic world full of zombies that feast on the flesh of humans. He sets out to find his family in order to survive.

As the show continues, survivors come and go and people quickly depend on Rick Grimes to save them. He becomes a savior and a leader to most of the people he meets.


The show has been praised by critics and has become a favorite show of millions of people around the world. The show had a viewership of 17.3 million people. It has also been nominated for the Golden Globe Award for Best Television Series – Drama and Writers Guild of America Award.

Details and Requirements


The casting directors are looking for a speaking role talent for the upcoming season. If you want to apply for the role then contact The Walking Dead casting crew on their Facebook page. When applying for the roles, make sure to mention the following:

  • Name
  • Age
  • Phone Number
  • Email Address
  • Height
  • Weight
  • At least 2 recent and clear photos

The Extras Casting Atlanta is also looking for extras in The Walking Dead to play different roles of zombies and possible survivors.  This is a great opportunity to be apart of one of the most popular television shows currently airing.  You will work with professionals that know their way around the industry, and you will learn many things to jump start your career.  Apply as soon as possible to audition for a speaking role working alongside well known and loved actors.

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