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Why The Walking Dead Is Such An Amazing Show

Ben Migono / December 5, 2016

To get you caught up to where the show starts you can watch the original trailer here. By the way, if you’re worried about spoilers, just use your discretion when clicking on the videos below.

 

 

In this bonus exclusive footage from season 1, we learn from creator Robert Kirkman and some of the cast that the walkers are attracted to sound and smell, so they have to think on their feet.

 

 

One of the reasons the show became such a success was the amazing work done by special effects makeup artist, Greg Nicotero, who is also an executive producer and occasional director. His expertise derives from his special effects makeup that started off in George A. Romero’s classic 1985 film, Day of the Dead.