Brazil’s AMC grabs The Walking Dead spin-off

The spin-off of zombie drama The Walking Dead will air in Brazil after plans were unveiled to launch AMC in the country.

The Walking Dead

The Walking Dead

AMC Networks International said the new channel would debut on April 1, featuring the new series later in the year.

Each episode will air within 24 hours of its US premiere.

Robert Kirkman, Gale Anne Hurd, Greg Nicotero, showrunner Dave Erickson, and David Alpert are executive producers of the new series, which is being produced by AMC Studios.

The series will star Cliff Curtis, Kim Dickens, Frank Dillane, and Alycia Debnam Carey.

Other dramas heading to AMC in Brazil include Halt & Catch Fire, and The Divide, which are both produced by AMC Studios. They will air on April 6 and 16, respectively.