Casting Call for “The Walking Dead”

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About the Walking Dead

The Walking Dead is one of the most popular horror drama that was developed by Frank Darabont. It is based on a comic series that was created by Charlie Adlard, Robert Kirkman, and Tony Moore. The show has been well received by the critics and has received a number of awards that include Golden Globe Award for Best Television Series – Drama and the Writers Guild of America Award for Television: New Series. 

Cast and Characters

  • Andrew Lincoln as Rick Grimes
  • Chad L. Coleman as Tyreese Williams
  • Chandler Riggs as Carl Grimes
  • Danai Gurira as Michonne
  • David Morrissey as the Governor/Philip Blake
  • Emily Kinney as Beth Greene
  • Jeffrey DeMunn as Dale Horvath
  • Jon Bernthal as Shane Walsh
  • Lauren Cohan as Maggie Greene
  • Laurie Holden as Andrea
  • Lennie James as Morgan Jones
  • Melissa McBride as Carol Peletier
  • Michael Rooker as Merle Dixon
  • Norman Reedus as Daryl Dixon
  • Sarah Wayne Callies as Lori Grimes
  • Scott Wilson as Hershel Greene:
  • Sonequa Martin-Green as Sasha Williams
  • Steven Yeun as Glenn Rhee

Casting Call For the Walking Dead

The Walking Dead will be resuming its filming for its next season, which mean that the show is looking for a batch of new zombies that will be seen in the background. The Extra Castings Atlanta posted on Facebook that the company is in search of zombies and extras. These zombies are to be played by extremely thin males and females who are from Atlanta and are willing to play the role of the undead.

Eligibility Criteria

You are only encouraged to apply if you fit he given criteria. Here it is:

  • You must be 18 years of age or older than that
  • You should be extremely thin. Guys should have a waist of 32 or less. Girls should have dress size of 0 to 2.
  • The casting crew is especially looking for people who have large eyes, small noses, thin faces and long necks with a slender built.
  • The actors can have any hair color.
  • The guys should be clean shaved.

If you feel that you fit the criteria, you should send two recent photographs, height, weight, clothing size, and contact information at

The Walking Dead started its journey five years ago, and it was during that time that the show announced its Zombie School. The good news is that now anyone can be part of the class, due to the Z-List Zombie School.

The Z-List Zombie School gets together all the walkers of The Walking Dead and gives all the fans a chance to learn all the techniques that the actors of the show use before they go in front of the camera. If you are good at it, you might get a chance to be a part of the show. In order to get more details, click here.

1 Comment

  1. Hello I’m not 18, I’m 14. But I would love to be on the not the prettiest or the smartest but in acting I can be anything I want , a teacher and ghost and a girl in the zombie apocalypse (hint hint) but all I’m asking is that you at least say something back , just anything even if I didn’t make it. So plz think about this. I have curly hair ( I can straighten it). I have dark blue eyes. Skinny. 14 yrs old. Name is Jaslynn Foley. Live in New Jersey but I can travel. And I act. Plz contact me. Bye bye

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