The series which had 6 episodes in season one has 13 episodes in the upcoming season. Frank Darabont who developed the story based on the comic with the same title for television was reported to have been let go and replaced by the series' first season writer, Glen Mazzara.
Season two of The Walking Dead premieres on October 16th, 2011, Sunday. It stars Andrew Lincoln, Jon Bernthal, Sarah Wayne Callies, Laurie Holden, Jeffrey DeMunn, Steven Yeun, and Chandler Riggs. Boondock Saint's Norman Reedus is also in the cast as "Daryl Dixon."
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