Rick Grimes Leaves The Walking Dead In a Shocking Way
Not the departure we were expecting...
OH! Fans will be missing their favorite Rick Grimes, as Andrew Lincoln has officially left ‘ The Walking Dead’.
Andrew Lincoln Leaves
Andrew Lincoln, the famous Rick Grimes, from The Walking Dead, had confirmed his departure from the show. The actor revealed this decision at San Diego Comic-Con in July. Andrew Lincoln said that he was leaving the show in season nine.
‘The Collider’ has initially reported this news in May. According to the sources, Andrew and another character of the show, Lauren Cohan’s Maggie Rhee – were leaving the show during its ninth season.
Later, Lincoln confirmed the news to Comic-Con in San Diego. He bid goodbye to the show’s most dedicated fans.
“This will be my last season playing the role of Rick Grimes. It means everything to me. I love the people who make this show. I’m particularly fond of the people who watch this show. My relationship with Mr. Rick Grimes is far from over”.
Good News For Andrew Lincoln’s Fans:
Although Andrew Lincoln has officially left ‘Walking Dead’, but the actor will again show up as Rick Grimes in a trio –series of films.
Lincoln was playing the hero since the very first episode when the show began in 2010. In his final episode, the actor got extremely injured. But he was saved by his friends and family from the walkers.
It was an explosive episode. Viewers thought that Rick died in the blast. In fact, he survived the blast. somebody has rescued him and sent him to an anonymous location via helicopter.
Some sources predict that his story will continue with three consecutive TV movies. Yet, AMC has not officially announced that Rick Grimes would return in a trio-sequel.
In contrast, reliable resources have revealed that the character will return in three feature-length TV movies. The franchise chief content officer, Scott Gimple, has re-announced the series.
Penitently, The Walking Dead without Rick would be a vacuumed show – and without him, everything will seem inadequate. The heartbroken fans are still in a shock. They want to see Andrew Lincoln back on the ‘Walking Dead’ as Rick.
Why Andrew Lincoln Leaving “ The Walking Dead”?
Andrew wants to spend quality as well as extensive time with his family. Lincoln wanted to spend more time with his young family instead of traveling from the UK to the (Georgia) US.
The U.K based actor remained out of his hometown for almost seven months in a year. Now, he wants to raise the kids and spend time with his better half.
Rick Grimes aka. Andrew spoke to EW Radio,
“I have two young children, and I live in a different country, and they become less portable as they get older. It was that simple. It was time for me to come home.”
This small screen’s legendary icon has perfectly maneuvered his performance under both protagonist and antagonist shadows.