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Zombie drama series. Kieren is keeping his head down in Roarton, but when a pro-living MP erupts into the village his instinct is to flee. Amy returns home with stranger in tow.

Zombie drama series. Kieren Walker, in the now seemingly PDS-friendly world of Roarton, is keeping his head down, working soul destroying shifts in the Legion pub and squirrelling money into his 'escape fund'. The only problem is that he can't escape himself.

In the wider world, tensions are re-igniting. The radical pro-living party, Victus, is whipping up hatred and the Undead Liberation Army is retaliating violently. When Victus MP Maxine Martin enters Roarton, Kieren is dismayed, sensing that danger is encroaching. And when Vicar Oddie violently clashes with her, it seems Kieren's instincts are right.

Kieren is also overjoyed by the return of his BDFF (best dead friend forever), Amy Dyer, though his delight is cut short by a tense encounter with Amy's opinionated beau, ULA member Simon. When Amy and Simon reveal the prejudice still bubbling under the surface in Roarton, Kieren knows he needs to leave the village immediately.

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Last on

Fri 9 May 2014 01:50

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    Beekeeper

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    Don't Swim

  • Terry Devine-King

    Feel the Heat

  • Curt Kirkwood

    Lake of Fire

  • Rob Zombie

    Living Dead Girl

  • Skrillex

    Scary Monsters and Nice Sprites

Credits

Role Contributor
Kieren Walker Luke Newberry
Steve Walker Steve Cooper
Shirley Wilson Sandra Huggett
Jem Walker Harriet Cains
Ken Burton Ricky Tomlinson
Vicar Oddie Kenneth Cranham
Sue Walker Marie Critchley
Nervous PDS Sufferer Joseph Hamilton
Amy Dyer Emily Bevan
Leader Daniel Hanbridge
Ken's Nephew Luke Gardiner
Ken's Nephew Jack Gardiner
Female PDS Friend 1 Chloe Harris
Female PDS Friend 2 Christina Tam
Simon Monroe Emmett J Scanlan
Dr Tom Russo Paul Warriner
Freddie Preston Bryan Parry
Receptionist Anita Breheny
Gary Kendal Kevin Sutton
Maxine Martin Wunmi Mosaku
Philip Wilson Stephen Thompson
Pearl Pinder Gillian Waugh
Rose Sherry Ormerod
Brenda Wendy Patterson
Dean Halton Gerard Thompson
Hilary Cajan Sanderson
Rob Jack North
Karen Rachel Levine
Charlotte Reigns Tasha Connor
Frankie Kirby Eve Gordon
Henry Lonsdale Charlie Kenyon
Sandra Furness Fiona Wass
Connie Furness Sara Kestelman
Clive Furness Chris Finney
Duncan Lancaster Steve Garti
Keith Rory Gallagher
Raymond Liam Ainsworth
Mrs Sylvia Lonsdale Kate Wood
Al Dugdale Joe Gill
Producer John Rushton
Director Jim O'Hanlon
Writer Dominic Mitchell

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