A spin-off of one of the most successful and well - known TV series "the Walking dead" - was ahead of its predecessor. 1st episode of the picture, "Fear the walking dead" attracted a record number of voyeurs.
The premiere took place on August 23 on the American channel AMC. 90-minute series "Fear the walking dead" looked 10.1 million spectators, despite the fact that most of them aged 18 to 49 years - a key audience of the channel.
By this measure, the new series ahead of "the Walking dead" and "Better call Saul" - the top-rated AMC projects. "It's hard to talk about the success of the show after series 1, but the figures are significant," declared the President of AMC Charlie Collier, adding that such an outcome has been achieved thanks to the fans of the TV series.
Note that this fall contemplators channel AMC will see 6 episodes of the television series "Fear the walking dead" premiere 2 of 15 episodes planned for the upcoming year. "Fear the walking dead" (Fear the Walking Dead) is an American television series, created by Robert Kirkman and Dave Erickson. The project is considered to be a companion and not a direct spin-off of "the Walking dead", based on the eponymous comic book series.
The series is neither any side refers to the events of the comic book, though set in the same fictional universe, not only in Atlanta and in Los Angeles and in the 1st days of the epidemic. In the center of the plot - the family of a single mother and consultant professions Madison Tomkins (Kim Dickens) and divorced teacher Travis Cabrera (cliff Curtis), who together are trying to survive the zombie Apocalypse.