BRAVO MEDIA'S EMMY-WINNING "INSIDE THE ACTORS STUDIO" COMES ALIVE WITH THE CAST OF "THE WALKING DEAD" ON THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 11 AT 8PM ET/PT
NEW YORK - January 28, 2016 - Bravo Media's Emmy Award-winning "Inside the Actors Studio," hosted by James Lipton, welcomes the cast of AMC's critically-acclaimed horror drama, "The Walking Dead," on Thursday, February 11 at 8pm ET/PT. On the heels of his recent Critics' Choice Awards win for Best Reality Show Host, Lipton welcomes cast members Lauren Cohan, Danai Gurira, Norman Reedus and Steven Yeun and executive producers Robert Kirkman and Scott M. Gimple to discuss he history of this renowned series just days before season six continues with its midseason premiere on Sunday, February 14. "The Walking Dead," the #1 show on television among adults 18-49 for the past four years, follows a group of survivors who have entered a post-apocalyptic world taken over by zombies where humans struggle to adapt and fight for their lives.
"We took 'Inside the Actors Studio' right onto the set of The Walking Dead to find out what the terror, thrills, courage and compassion we see on the screen are like, up close and very personal," said Lipton. "Join us - if you dare!"
Filmed on the set of "The Walking Dead" at Raleigh Studios in Senoia, GA, the episode promises heartwarming revelations as this tightknit group discloses the best-kept secrets that fans are dying to know. The cast members reveal how they landed their roles and share their most memorable scenes from their time on the series. Find out which actor got their start in the industry by screaming at people at a Hollywood Hills party, and whether or not anyone on the stage already knows how "The Walking Dead" will eventually come to an end. For more information, please visit: http://www.bravotv.com/inside-the-actors-studio.
Quotables from THE episode:
"He's the first one to set; he's the last one to leave. He's our actors' quarterback. And he's the screamer on set... he gets everyone pumped up. I can't say enough good things about him. He deserves all of this."
- Norman Reedus on castmate Andrew Lincoln
"I'm trying to do all of these breathing exercises because when I found out we were going to come on your show, the first thing I promised myself was I wasn't gonna cry because everybody cries and I already cry so easily so... (crying) oh shoot!"
- Lauren Cohan
"She is a vessel of emotion, spontaneity, of beauty... there's a lot there. And you can throw anything at it, and you will get so much back."
- Steven Yeun on working with Cohan
"At first I was a scaredy-cat, and I really had trouble... but [the series] was so full of heart and character and rich story that that started to really trump the fear factor for me."
- Danai Gurira
"Wow I wasn't expecting you. Come on back, there's seven Rihannas waiting for you in a hot tub."
- Reedus on what he would like to hear God say at the pearly gates if Heaven does exist
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