The Walking Dead: AMC Debunks a Major Rick Grimes Theory

An AMC representative has dashed fan speculation that Andrew Lincoln’s Rick Grimes will make an appearance in The Walking Dead: World Beyond’s finale.

Eagle-eyed fans became hopeful that The Walking Dead‘s Andrew Lincoln would be making a surprise appearance in the forthcoming The Walking Dead: World Beyond finale. According to an AMC representative, however, that is not the case.

Speculation first began growing after fans noticed Lincoln’s name listed in a now-deleted casting list on IMDb for The Walking Dead: World Beyond’s finale. However, an AMC representative confirmed to Insider that the listing was inaccurate, with Lincoln’s name now having been removed from the episode’s information.

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Lincoln departed AMC’s The Walking Dead in 2018. His character, Rick Grimes, is rumored to appear in the series’ foray to the big screen in a purported trilogy of moviesThe Walking Dead spin-off, World Beyond, exists within the same universe as the AMC original. Its timeline and events are approximate to The Walking Dead, feeding into fans’ hopes and discussions when the IMDb listing first appeared online. World Beyond tells the story of the first generation of kids to grow up during the zombie apocalypse.

Created by Scott Gimple, Robert Kirkman and Matt Negrete, The Walking Dead: World Beyond stars Aliyah Royale, Alexa Mansour, Annet Mahendru, Nicolas Cantu, Hal Cumpston and Nico Tortorella. The series airs Sundays at 10 p.m. ET on AMC.

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Source: Insider



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