Creating The Zombies On The Walking Dead

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The Walking Dead has brought the zombie apocalypse to the small screen in a big way, and owes much of its success to the frightfully good looking shambling undead, the largest and stinkiest supporting cast on television.

A team of artists led by special effects wizard Greg Nicotero bring the zombies (back) to life with a combination of prosthetics and CGI animation, and the team won a well deserved Emmy for their outstanding makeup.

See how it's done in this insightful behind-the-scenes video, and you'll find bonus tips on zombie makeup at the link below.


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