The Walking Dead Companion Series Given Pilot Order At AMC

The Walking Dead is about to begin it's 5th season and shows no signs of slowing down.  Now the long rumored spin-off or companion series of the hit show has been given a pilot order over at AMC.  The show is expected to look at other parts of the world that are dealing with the zombie apocalypse, but otherwise no details have been given.  The pilot is expected to begin production this Fall sometime and word should come down shortly after if AMC orders it to series.  Meanwhile The Walking Dead begins it's 5th season on October 12th.