Is Walking Dead a soap opera? The actor who plays Jesus in The Walking Dead has told Newsbeat “it’s a soap opera like any other” – and could continue for a long time to come. The show has passed the 100th episode mark and is nearing the end of its eighth season.
What was TWD inspired by? Shortly after the launch of Invincible, Kirkman and Moore began The Walking Dead (2003), a series set in a world inspired by George A. Romero’s zombie movies. Moore, himself struggling to keep deadlines, was replaced by Charlie Adlard, beginning with Issue #7.
What spinoffs came from The Walking Dead?
- The Walking Dead (2010–present)
- Fear the Walking Dead (2015–present)
- The Walking Dead: World Beyond (2020–2021)
- Tales of the Walking Dead (2022)
- Untitled Daryl spin-off series.
- Isle of the Dead.
Is The Walking Dead universe the same as The Walking Dead? The Walking Dead Television Universe, also known as the TV Universe, is a series of The Walking Dead media that is canon within the same universe as the original TV Series. The universe consists of seven television shows, eight webisode series, four video games, and a podcast.