A partnership between AMC Networks and Complicated Networks is serving up Run the Dish, an unique sequence cooking present impressed by the world of The Strolling Lifeless in a crossover with the First We Feast franchise. The content material partnership introduced Friday will “leverage the energy of meals and fandom” for an “unconventional” cooking present that includes “apocalypse-inspired dishes created by Complicated Movie star cooks and TWD Universe expertise.” Run the Dish is now in improvement and being cooked up by AMC Networks’ (The Strolling Lifeless, Concern the Strolling Lifeless) branded content material studio, The Content material Room, and Complicated Networks (Scorching Ones, Meals Grails).
“We’ve unique programming franchises that breakthrough in standard tradition and are focal factors of vibrant and energetic fan communities,” stated Kim Granito, government vp of AMC Networks’ Content material Room and built-in advertising. “By means of Complicated Networks’ well-established tradition pillars, we’re in a position to lengthen our viewers’ relationships with these franchises in surprising and highly-entertaining methods. It is a highly effective mixture for our promoting companions to faucet into, and one other level of high quality and distinction The Content material Room presents as we method this yr’s promoting upfront.”
AMC additionally introduced on Friday a lineup of digital unique programming that features Walking Dead Universe spin-off Dead in the Water, an unique scripted sequence that ties into Season 6 of Concern the Strolling Lifeless, and Better Call Saul animated show Slippin’ Jimmy. A launch date for Run the Dish has not been set.
“First We Feast has grow to be the #1 model in meals leisure; creating huge IP and extensions like Scorching Ones, The Burger Present, Tacos con Todo, and plenty of others,” stated Edgar Hernandez, chief income officer of Complicated Networks. “Partnering with one other iconic franchise with a rabid fanbase like The Strolling Lifeless made all of the sense when in search of our subsequent strategic partnership. Collectively, we’ll create new content material experiences that allow model companions to go deep with our IP and fandoms.”
The Strolling Lifeless‘s prolonged Season 10 is now airing Sundays on AMC; the eleventh and ultimate season of the flagship zombie drama begins airing this summer time. Concern the Strolling Lifeless returns with new episodes on April 11. Comply with the creator @CameronBonomolo on Twitter for all issues TWD Universe.