Annet Mahendru to star in new Walking Dead series

Negrete will also serve as showrunner. Advertising

The yet untitled third Walking Dead bring together the flagship show, which is entering its tenth season, and Fear the Walking Dead, which recently got renewed for a sixth season. Mahendru (Huck) will star alongside Aliyah Royale (Iris). According to Variety, the third Walking Dead series announced the lead actors of the show at the ongoing San Diego Comic-Con. The 10-episode series will get into production soon and is slated to premiere in 2020. Earlier this month, actors Alexa Mansour, Nicolas Cantu and Hal Cumpston had boarded the new show. AMC Studios is producing the series co-created by Scott Gimple, chief content officer of the Walking Dead universe, and Matt Negrete, a writer and producer on The Walking Dead for the past five seasons. Advertising

The series is said to focus on two female protagonists (Huck and Iris) and the first generation to come-of-age in the zombie apocalypse. 0