Categories The Walking Dead

Norman Reedus/Sarah Wayne Callies Interview


What makes The Walking Dead so brilliantly different from all of the other zombie films and television shows?

Norman Reedus: I think people can get really invested in the characters, the clock is ticking all the time and it allows people to think ‘oh what would I do in that situation if that was me’, and it also challenges what peoples beliefs are which I think is important

Sarah Wayne Callies: I don’t really think it is a zombie show, it’s a story about people and how they cope in the most extreme circumstances. I think like any successful TV show, there is also that little bit of fairydust that intersects with real life fears that people have right now at this time in history and culture so I think we got quite lucky there.

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