Only 9 Days to go..
And - Apparently the casting is inspired by Sons of Anarchy
When the original Walking Dead series debuted, the stars were generally unknowns. Thanks to the show's popularity, well-known actors including Dickens, Curtis, and Rubén Blades signed on for Fear the Walking Dead. But Erickson doesn't plan to hire any more A-listers. “My old boss Kurt (Kurt Sutter on Sons of Anarchy) was very good about finding really interesting actors who may not have been getting a lot of work and finding a way to thread them into the world of Sons of Anarch
Erickson intends to use the same casting strategy and singles out a performer for special recognition. "A new character [Strand] that will arrive in the back half of the season is played by Colman Domingo. He’s an amazing actor.”