Walking Dead Season Two Kicks Off With 90 Minute Premiere

And should be on FX in the UK in the week beginning 17 October

AMC has announced that season two of The Walking Dead will kick off with a 90 minute episode that will air in the States on Sunday 16 October. Then all other international Fox channels will show the episode within the following week.

The full release reads: “AMC's critically acclaimed original series The Walking Dead is back with its much anticipated second 13 episode season. Kicking-off a two week long Fearfest, the network, once again, presents viewers with a 90-minute premiere episode, airing at 9 PM ET on Sunday, 16 October, with six one-hour episodes in the weeks following. The final six episodes of the season commence on Sunday, 12 February at 9pm. The 90 minute version is also scheduled to be launched globally on all Fox International Channels, following the US premiere the week of October 17th-23rd. Season two reaches FOX audiences in 122 countries, speaking 35 languages and is seen by over 200 million households globally.”