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Sheriff Rick Grimes is critically wounded in the line of duty and falls into a coma. When he awakens, he is horrified to find that the world has been devastated by the dead having come back to life and the living are now clinging to the outskirts for survival. He sets forth to trek a virtually dead landscape in hopes of finding his wife and son.
Rick's discovery of new survivors is bittersweet as they are kept from returning to their camp by a horde of walkers. However, the most dangerous threat may not be from the dead, but from the living.
Rick arrives at the survivor camp where he is reunited with his family. Unfortunately, this leaves Shane, who's been filling Rick's role, on the outside. Things get worse when Daryl returns to camp and hears that his brother was left handcuffed on a roof.
Rick, Glenn, T-Dog, and Daryl move on after their grisly discovery to retrieve the guns when they encounter a group of scavengers who narrowly beat them to the catch. However, Glenn is kidnapped in the scuffle, which leads to a tense stand-off and a surprising discovery.
Meanwhile, back at camp, the group has to handle a serious situation when Jim begins acting unhinged.
Everyone deals with the fallout of the walker attack. Andrea has to come to grips with the fate of her sister, while Jim is found out to have been bitten. With the camp clearly no longer safe, a decision must made about the direction they are to take.
The survivors find a safe haven at the CDC. With all the creatures comfort that they could call home, it seems a perfect place to rest. However, the lone scientist, Dr. Jenner, knows something that he isn't telling them.
After the events at the CDD, Rick tries to find somewhere safe for the rest of the survivors. The group encounters even more troubles on the road than they could have imagined, and one of their own goes missing.
Rick comes across a safe place that could mean salvation for the group, but there are more urgent things on his mind. The future of one of the survivors hangs in the balance and Shane searches for medical supplies on a dangerous mission.
Trapped inside the school on his supply mission, Shane has to find a way out with both the medical supplies and his life. The search for Sophia continues as Daryl and Andrea scour the woods for a trace of the missing girl.
Faced with a life and death decision, Shane makes a bold choice that leaves him distanced and estranged from the rest of the group. On the farm, every tries to come to terms with what it means to live in a world with the living and the undead.
When Rick tries to convince Hershel to let the group stay inside the house, Hershel quickly shuts him down. Daryl goes searching for Sophia by himself and runs into some trouble.
Songs: (Unknown artist) -- Daryl's Theme
It seems like everyone in the group has a secret. Dale offers Hershel help, but is turned down. One of their own proves to be a natural in the shooting range.
With everyone's secrets now out in the open, the group might face eviction from the safest place they have known so far. Shane takes matters into his own hands when he feels threatened.
After the barn, there is much conflict among both groups of survivors, Hershel wants Rick and his group to leave immediately and Shane accuses Rick to be just as delusional as Hershel saying that Hershel knew about Sophia the whole time and hid her from the group. Dale tells Andrea to be careful about her relationship with Shane since Dale knows what kind of person Shane is and now wants him gone from the group. He also reveals this to Lori, including the fate of Otis.
No one knows where Lori is after she went out on her own to find Rick. Meanwhile, Rick is trapped in a fight for his life with Hershel and Glenn. Sometimes the living can be more dangerous than the dead. People are starting to notice Shane's erratic behaviour.
Rick and Shane go on a road trip, but they each have a different outcome in mind. Back on the farm, Beth tries to take things into her own hands, but doesn't realize the effect that this could have on the rest of her family.
Rick sides with Shane causing Dale to worry that the group is losing its humanity. Carl's actions have unintended consequences.
Tensions are at an all time high as everything comes to a head at the farm. When someone goes missing, Rick, Shane, Daryl and Glenn search the woods. Shane lashes out at as a brash attempt to get what he think is rightfully his.
Rick and Carl find the farm in jeopardy; the group is split up in the chaos; Rick's leadership is questioned.
Rick is determined to find a safe place for his family, and pregnant wife, following the downfall of the farm. When they stumble upon somewhere too good to be true, they must fight their way in to claim it as their own.
A threat from inside the prison could be even deadlier than the walkers outside. Lori and Carol work to save the life of one of their own. Carol works on a secret project.
After witnessing an accident, Andrea and Michonne are introduced to a new community of survivors. As conflicts arise with their new acquaintances, a decision must be made.
A break in puts everyone's lives in danger. Andrea tells Merle how to find his brother. Carol and T-Dog fight for their lives in the dark corners of the prison halls.
Rick struggles to find meaning after a horrific loss. The Governor throws a party for Woodbury, but it is not exactly what Andrea and Michonne were expecting. Daryl and Maggie go on a supply run.
Rick continues to struggle with loss, causing him to not see or hear things clearly. Andrea settles in at Woodbury and does her best to contribute. Daryl talks to Carl about his past.
Glenn and Maggie suffer through an interrogation about the prison. The Governor shows more of his dark side. Andrea helps Milton with an experiment in the lab.
Co-Guest Stars: Peter Kulas
as Mr. Coleman (Old Man, part of Milton's research) | Alex Van
as Hermit (found in a shack in the woods) | Vincent Ward
as Oscar (Prison Inmate) |
Unknown intruders at the prison force Carl to step up and take the leadership role. Andrea tries to console the people of Woodbury during a panic. Rick and his rescue team make their big move.
Special Guest Stars: Jon Bernthal
as Shane Walsh (Appears In Rick's Hallucination) |
Two brothers are reunited in the battle arena. The group argues over whether or not they should let newcomers into the prison. Rick starts seeing things that shouldn't be there.
Rick goes off the grid, in search of answers to a personal question. Glenn takes a leadership role on the fate of those at the prison. The Governor plans his retaliation. Daryl and Merle fall into old habits and question their bond.
Co-Guest Stars: Andy Glen
as Mexican Boy (member of family on bridge) | Travis Love
as Bowman (Woodbury Army Member) | Karenlie Riddering
as Mexican Woman (member of family on bridge) | Al Vicente
as Mexican Man (member of family on bridge) |
Andrea searches for answers at the prison when Woodbury begins to make her question her decisions. Rick and the group must prepare to run, or to stand their ground, as the prison is threatened.
Rick, Carl and Michonne head into town to search for supplies and weapons. Rick runs into a familiar face in his home town and learns that he is falling apart, too. Carl tests his boundaries with Michonne.
Special Guest Stars: Lennie James
as Morgan Jones (Rick's friend in the apartment) |
Rick and the Governor sit down to talk things through in an effort to put an end to their deadly feud.
-- Warm Shadow (Dactyl Remix)
Andrea's realizes she has made a mistake and runs for her life. The Governor has no idea that while he gives chase, someone from inside his own ranks is working hard to bring him down. Tyreese and Sasha question their loyalty to Woodbury.
Rick considers his options and struggles to make a decision. Merle takes matters into his own hands and finally picks a side.
Milton and Andrea are trapped together in Woodbury after trying to bring the Governor down. Rick and the group at the prison do everything they can to prepare for the looming attack.
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The prison continues to pick up the pieces and build a new life in the aftermath of the attack. Rick encounters a stranger in the woods. Daryl, Sasha and some of the others go on a supply run.
A new, and deadly, enemy threatens life at the prison. Rick and the group scramble to figure out what is happening, and how they re going to stop it.
Tyreese leads a group of prison survivors on a supply run to a local college. Hershel and Dr. Subramanian work to contain the virus. The death of more than one of the prison survivors sparks questions and suspicion.
Guest Stars: Sunkrish Bala
as Dr. Caleb Subramanian (Helping to Treat Sick People, Prison Newcomer) | Brighton Sharbino
as Lizzie Samuels (Sick Child at the Prison, Sister of Mika Samuels) | Kyla Kenedy White
as Mika Samuels (Child at the Prison, Sister of Lizzie Samuels) |
The situation at the prison worsens as more and more people fall ill with the mysterious flu. The supply trip to get medical supplies runs into more obstacles. Rick takes Carol along for a supply run with an ulterior motive.
Starring Roles: Chad Coleman
as Chase Tyreese (Prison Newcomer, Brother Of Sasha Tyreese) | Larry Gilliard, Jr.
as Bob Stookey (Former Army Medic, Prison Newcomer) |
Maggie and Beth try to do their part to help at the prison as the situation worsens. Hershel works relentlessly to treat the sick and wounded. The group finally returns from their supply run.
Guest Stars: Sunkrish Bala
as Dr. Caleb Subramanian (Prison Newcomer, Treating Patients) | Brighton Sharbino
as Lizzie Samuels (Child at the Prison, Sister of Mika Samuels) | Kyla Kenedy White
as Mika Samuels (Child at the Prison, Sister of Lizzie Samuels) | David Morrissey
as The Governor (Former Woodbury Leader) |
After his failed attack on the prison, the Governor wanders the countryside in search of shelter. A new group of survivors takes in a strange man who they don't know is hiding everything about his past.
The Governor continues to practice his pattern of deception with a new group of survivors. Everything comes full circle as he visits a familiar place.
Guest Stars: Audrey Marie Anderson
as Lilly Chambler (Travelling With The Governor, Sister of Tara) | Jose Pablo Cantillo
as Caesar Martinez (Former Woodbury Soldier, Leader of New Camp) | Kirk Acevedo
as Mitch Dolgen (Member of Martinez's Camp, Brother of Pete Dolgen) | Enver Gjokaj
as Pete Dolgen (Member of Martinez's Camp, Brother of Mitch Dolgen) | Alanna Masterson
as Tara Chambler (Travelling With The Governor, Sister of Lilly) | Meyrick Murphy
as Megan Chambler (Daughter of Lilly Chambler) |
With the recent threat of the flu outbreak finally under control, Rick and the group feel that they might almost be out of the woods. The Governor convinces his new group of followers to make a move on the prison.
Rick and Carl try to move on after losing their home, their friends and their family. Michonne dwells on the past as she faces a future alone, separated from everyone after the downfall of the prison.
Daryl and Beth travel together through the woods in search of shelter and familiar faces. Tyreese tries to protect some of the most vulnerable survivors of the attack. Maggie, Bob, and Sasha disagree on what moves they should make next.
Glenn and Tara are unwilling travellers with a group of strange new survivors. Rick is caught off-guard when strangers descend upon his safe house. Michonne and Carl learn more about each other on a supply run.
Daryl helps Beth fulfil a bucket list wish, and in the process the pair learn much more about one another than they expected.
Maggie, Sasha and Bob continue to argue over the best decision for them as a group and as individuals. Daryl teaches Beth how to track and the pair unintentionally stumbles upon a safe haven.
Starring Roles: Emily Kinney
as Beth Greene (Travelling With Daryl, Sister Of Maggie Greene) |
Carol, Tyreese and the children find a safe place where they can try to live a more normal life. Long kept secrets come to light and questions are answered, but the answers come with a price.
Guest Stars: Chad Coleman
as Chase Tyreese (Brother Of Sasha Tyreese, Travelling With Carol) | Brighton Sharbino
as Lizzie Samuels (Sister of Mika Samuels, Travelling With Carol) | Kyla Kenedy White
as Mika Samuels (Sister of Lizzie Samuels, Travelling With Carol)
Glenn and Maggie each continue to head towards Terminus, and each other. Daryl struggles to get along with a new group of survivors that are less than friendly to him.
Guest Stars: Sonequa Martin-Green
as Sasha Tyreese (Sister Of Chase, Travelling With Bob And Maggie) | Larry Gilliard, Jr.
as Bob Stookey (Travelling With Sasha And Maggie) | Michael Cudlitz
as Abraham Ford (Travelling With Glenn, Eugene, Tara And Rosita) | Josh McDermitt
as Eugene Porter (Travelling With Glenn, Abraham, Tara And Rosita) | Christian Serratos
as Rosita Espinosa (Travelling With Glenn, Abraham, Eugene And Tara) | Jeff Kober
as Joe (Leader Of Wandering Group Of Survivors) | Alanna Masterson
as Tara Chambler (Travelling With Glenn, Abraham, Eugene And Rosita) | Denise Crosby
as Mary (Terminus Resident) |
In the finale of Season 4, Rick, Carl and Michonne find themselves face to face with something that scares them more than any walker ever has.
Rick and the group are still trapped in the train car, awaiting their grim fate at the hands of the inhabitants of the Terminus.
Rick leads a risky mission when the supplies begin to run low.
Rick and the rest of the group find themselves going up against some nasty people.
Things look nice and safe, but there is a dark side for another small group of survivors.
The group runs into a new set of problems, that threatens to tear them apart, while on their mission to D.C.
Members of the group go on a heroic rescue mission.
The group find themselves divided, as some members stand guard at the church and some head out on a rescue mission.
Rick tries to find a peaceful resolution between enemies, who disregard both rules and moral codes.
Rick and the rest of the survivors struggle to endure their conditions day to day after the events at the hospital.
The group feels beaten after living life on the road, but must continue to trudge along in spite of the changes they have incurred.
After withstanding a spectacular storm, Rick and the others meet what appears to be a friendly person, but find themselves mistrustful.
The group has a difficult time molding to a new lifestyle, forcing them to consider whether they can be the people they once were.
Rick and the group continue to acclimate to their new surroundings. Will they be able to go back to normalcy? Better yet, what is normal now?
While trying to secure their new home, Rick and his group face many challenges, some life threatening. Is this really the utopia it seems to be?
The group realizes that sheltered life might not be possible as life within the walls starts to mimic life outside. Will these setbacks break Rick?
Daryl experiences trouble on a run while Rick and his group continue to feel like outsiders in Alexandria, where trouble is creeping into the gates.
Alexandria deals with the fallout from the town meeting, as Rick and Morgan get reacquainted with each other since they last met. It's not long before they discover a looming threat that needs to be dealt with as soon as possible, but won't come without risks.
The safety of Alexandria is compromised by something other than walkers when it's invaded by a marauding band of survivors known as the Wolves. As they waste no time in butchering the people, Carol and Morgan lead a fight back, but come into conflict over their methods.
The groups tries to keep the half of the herd that broke off from reaching Alexandria. As Rick splits off, Michonne and Glenn try to get the others back to Alexandria, but are hounded by walkers and faced with the possibility that some won't make it.
Morgan recounts how he was transformed from an unstable murderer to a man of peace.
Still recovering from the Wolves attack, Alexandria finds itself now surrounded by a horde of walkers. As everyone struggles to cope with their future, Maggie attempts to venture out in an effort to find Glenn.
On their way back to Alexandria, Daryl, Sasha, and Abraham get caught in an attack. Daryl winds up being separated from Sasha and Abraham and is captured by a trio of people running from the people who attacked him.
Glenn finds Enid and tries to take them both back to Alexandria. Meanwhile, those behind the walls begin thinking of ways to get out, as things begin to boil to the surface.
With part of the wall down, walkers begin flooding into Alexandria. Everyone takes shelter in the homes, leading to several confrontations.