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The Walking Dead: World Beyond[1] is an ongoing limited television series in the TV Series universe.

The series features two young female protagonists and focuses on the first generation to come-of-age in the apocalypse as we know it. Some will become heroes. Some will become villains. In the end, all of them will be changed forever. Grown-up and cemented in their identities, both good and bad.


It was announced on February 28, 2019 that a third Walking Dead Series is in "Active Development".[2]

Later on March 1, 2019, it was confirmed by AMC. Ed Carroll, AMC's chief operating officer, says: "That is in active development. We're not yet at a stage where we'll be announcing its plans to premiere. But we have hired creative people that have pitched story outlines. We feel very good about the development of that series."[3]

World Beyond was filmed in Central Virginia. Filming began in July and continued until November.[4] On January 7, 2020, the show was renewed for a second season, which will also be its final season.[5][6]


This is a list of the main cast in World Beyond.

World Beyond
Actor Character Status Background
Alexa Mansour Hope Bennett Alive Hope is described as "a good-natured rule breaker who lives for today. She is likable and funny on the outside but sad on the inside."
Aliyah Royale Iris Bennett Alive Iris is a well-liked, above-average high school student whose spent the decade since the world ended living in relative safety with her adopted sister behind the walls of a thriving community.
Nicolas Cantu Elton Ortiz Alive Elton is said to be small for his age in addition to being friendly and an old soul. He also has a black belt in karate.
Hal Cumpston Silas Plaskett Alive Silas is said to be big for his age. He is a shy loner that scares some kids, but he hates the fact that he scares people.
Annet Mahendru Huck Alive Huck is a friendly but tough-as-nails community security officer with a warrior's spirit and a dry sense of humor.
Nico Tortorella Felix Carlucci Alive Felix is described as an honorable man of his word who isn't afraid to fight for others' safety and acceptance.
Julia Ormond Elizabeth Kublek Alive Elizabeth is described as a "charismatic leader of a large, sophisticated and formidable force."

This is a list of the supporting cast in World Beyond.

World Beyond
Actor Character Status Background
Joe Holt Leopold Bennett Unknown A solid family man and respected professor with a generous heart and unwavering optimism for the future. He’d risk his life to save the people he cares about.
Beth Leavel Dr. K Dead TBA
Christina Marie Karis Kari Bennett Dead TBA
Christina Brucato Amelia Ortiz Dead TBA
James Martin Kelly Marco Voci Dead TBA
Natalie Gold Lyla Alive TBA
Scott Adsit Tony Alive TBA
Ted Sutherland Percy Alive TBA

This is a list of the co-stars in World Beyond.

World Beyond
Actor Character Status Background
Pritesh Shah Mr. Kapadia Dead TBA

Promotional Material



  • This is the second spin-off series of The Walking Dead, after Fear The Walking Dead.
  • The series' events take place roughly ten years into the apocalypse.[7]
    • This means the show takes place at the same time as the main show's tenth season.[8]
  • Michael Cudlitz, who portrayed Abraham Ford will direct episodes of this spin-off.[9]
  • Scott Gimple teases the three circles of the Alliance of the Three represent three communities, and one of those communities is in this series.[10]
  • World Beyond refers to zombies as "empties".[11]
    • This name was inspired by Jesus from the Comic Series.
  • Gimple confirms there will eventually be crossovers.[12]
  • It's been confirmed there will be clues about Rick Grimes' whereabouts.[13]
  • Interestingly enough, in The Walking Dead episode "Nebraska" both Dave and Tony said they were planning on going to Nebraska due to its low population and large amount of guns.
  • World Beyond will only have 2 seasons.
    • This makes it the first series in the TV universe with a scheduled end date.
  • Originally the name Endlings was considered for the title of the show.[14]


The Walking Dead Television Universe
Shows TV SeriesFearWorld BeyondTalesSpin-Off
Film Series Untitled Film 1Untitled Film 2Untitled Film 3
Webisodes Torn ApartCold StorageThe OathFlight 462PassageRed MacheteThe Althea Tapes
Podcasts Radio Waves
Games Dead ReckoningSurvival InstinctOnslaught
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