AMC announced on Monday that Tales of the Walking Dead, the newest installment in its The Walking Dead universe, is slated to hit AMC and AMC+ on Sunday, August 14 at 9 p.m.
On the same night, AMC+ will broadcast the first two episodes of the series, which comprises six one-hour standalone episodes focusing on new and familiar characters. Subsequent episodes are set to arrive one week early as of August 21.
Among Tales of the Walking Dead‘s cast members are Olivia Munn, Parker Posey, Samantha Morton, Terry Crews, Loan Chabanol, Embeth Anthony Edwards, Poppy Liu, Jillian Bell, and Davidtz, Daniella Pineda, Jessie T. Usher, and Danny Ramirez. The spinoff anthology contains high-stakes tales including POVs of both established and new series characters.
Michael Satrazemis, the series producer, directed three of the episodes, while Haifaa al-Mansour, Deborah Kampmeier, and Ron Underwood each directed one. The AMC Studios-produced series is executive produced by TWD universe overseer Scott M. Gimple and Fear the Walking Dead and The Walking Dead writer and producer Channing Powell.
Today, AMC also released a series of first-look images for the series. Take a look: