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Rick Grimes is the protagonist in AMC's upcoming film series. He is a former sheriff deputy who was shot in the line of duty and fell into a coma, only to awaken and find himself in the midst of the apocalypse. He travels to Atlanta, Georgia, in search of his wife, Lori, and his son, Carl, who have traveled to Atlanta with his best friend, Shane Walsh. After reuniting with his family, along with discovering a group of survivors, he gradually becomes the de-facto leader in their search of a save haven. He is the former leader of the Alexandria Safe-Zone and was one of the four co-leaders of the Militia along with Ezekiel and Cyndie and original leader Maggie Rhee before being succeeded by Michonne for both positions. After blowing up a bridge in order to protect his loved ones and allies, Rick is presumed dead by his beloved comrades. However, he is secretly rescued by Anne and is taken away on a helicopter to an unknown location to begin a new journey.


Main Article: Rick Grimes (TV Series)


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Main Article: Rick Grimes (TV Series)


TV Series

Main Article: Rick Grimes (TV Series)

Killed Victims

This list shows the victims Rick has killed:


  • It has been confirmed that Rick will appear in all three planned movies.
    • Scott Gimple also confirmed that Rick would survive the events of all three movies.
  • Rick is the only character that appears in all continuities of the TV Verse.
    • Rick is also the only character that has been the protagonist in more than one story.


Film Series Characters
Alexandria Safe-Zone RickAnneHeath
Helicopter Group
Alive characters appear in green. Dead characters appear in red and italics. Unknown characters appear in blue. Undead characters appear in grey and italics.