Joe Bob Briggs Hosts Special Night With ‘The Walking Dead’

Joe Bob Briggs and zombies. What else could you ask for?

A new Last DriveIn special–to keep horror fans happy between the third and fourth seasons of the popular series–will air on Shudder and AMC+ Oct. 29, as reported by, and this one will spotlight the history of zombies through the lens of The Walking Dead. Check out the tweet on this page that heralds The Last DriveInThe Walking Dead.

Joe Bob will talk to Greg Nicotero–executive producer and special effects guru of the long-running AMC series–as they watch the first two episodes of the first season of The Walking Dead. Expect a spirited back-and-forth about the introduction and evolution of Walkers, as well as placing the spotlight on some iconic Walkers from the show.

As horror fans know, The Walking Dead–based on the comic book series by Robert Kirkman, Tony Moore and Charlie Adlard–is currently in its 11th and final season. The show has birthed two successful spinoffs, with two more on the drawing board.

Keep reading Horror News Network for the latest from Joe Bob Briggs and The Walking Dead universe.


Thomas Tuna
Thomas A. Tuna is a comic book veteran who began his writing career back in the ’70s with Charlton Comics, contributing to such horror titles as Ghost Manor, Haunted, The Many Ghosts of Dr. Graves and Ghostly Haunts. Most recently, he has served as a writer and editor (with more than a smattering of horror yarns) for such comic book websites as Hyper Epics and Red Moon Features. Some of his favorite horror flicks include Jaws, Salem’s Lot, Dracula (with Frank Langella) and Blade. His favorite horror comic books? Tomb of Dracula (by Marv Wolfman and Gene Colan) and Swamp Thing (by Len Wein and Berni Wrightson).

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