AceShowbiz - "The Walking Dead" kicked off the much-awaited sixth season on Friday, October 9 in New York City ahead of the TV premiere. The cast and crew took the stage at Madison Square Garden for a special early screening with fans who won the tickets via giveaways and sweepstakes.
%cNorman Reedus% arrived on a motorcycle. He was joined at the event, held as part of NY Comic-Con, by fellow cast members like %cAndrew Lincoln%, %cChandler Riggs%, %cSteven Yeun%, %cAustin Nichols%, %cRoss Marquan%, %cDanai Gurira%, and creator Robert Kirkman.
The cast also sat down with host %cYvette Nicole Brown%. Over 15,000 people attended the event during which AMC revealed midseason return. The show starts the new season on TV October 11 and then returns from its traditional midseason break in the winter on February 14.
%cJon Bernthal% who was killed off at season 2 also made a surprise appearance at the MSG. "Things sure have changed since back in the day," the actor joked. "You're all wearing tuxedos and sh*t." He was in the Big Apple to promote his Netflix show "Daredevil".