The Walking Dead Nominated for 5 Fangoria Awards


The Walking Dead’s fifth season might be in full force, but that doesn’t stop the award groups from recognizing outstanding performances.  This time, it’s the folks over at Fangoria Magazine that are showing some love to the hit AMC show by recognizing the performance of one of the program’s stars.

Here are the categories, nominations, and competition for The Walking Dead at the 2015 Chainsaw Awards.

Best TV Series

  • American Horror Story: Freak Show
  • Hannibal
  • Penny Dreadful
  • True Detective
  • The Walking Dead


  • Hugh Dancy, HANNIBAL
  • Josh Hartnett, PENNY DREADFUL
  • Andrew Lincoln, THE WALKING DEAD
  • Matthew McConaughey, TRUE DETECTIVE
  • Mads Mikkelsen, HANNIBAL

Best Supporting Actor in a Television Series:

  • David Bradley – The Strain (FX)
  • Zane Holtz – From Dusk Til Dawn: The Series (El Rey)
  • Rory Kinnear – Penny Dreadful (Showtime):
  • Norman Reedus – The Walking Dead (AMC)
  • Finn Wittrock – American Horror Story: Freakshow (FX)


  • Gillian Anderson, HANNIBAL
  • Madeleine Martin, HEMLOCK GROVE
  • Melissa McBride, THE WALKING DEAD
  • Billie Piper, PENNY DREADFUL
  • Deborah Ann Woll, TRUE BLOOD


  • Francois Dagenais, HANNIBAL
  • Nick Dudman, PENNY DREADFUL
  • Steve Newburn, Sean Sansom, THE STRAIN
  • Todd Masters, Dan Rebert, TRUE BLOOD
  • Gregory Nicotero, Howard Berger, THE WALKING DEAD

To vote for your choices, make your selections on the ballot found on the official Fangoria website and email it to them.  It’s that easy!   There are plenty of other great categories spanning all aspects of the horror genre, so there’s no reason not to have your voice heard.  Be sure to complete your ballot by March 10th, as that is the last day that submissions will be counted.

We at Undead Walking would like to wish Norman Reedus, Andrew Lincoln, Melissa McBride, Greg Nicotero, Howard Berger and The Walking Dead the best of luck on bringing home the 2015 Fangoria Chainsaw Award for Best Supporting Actor in a Television Series and congratulate them both on the nomination.

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