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The Walking Dead Michonne Comic-Con Interview (Video)

Video: Danai Gurira Talks Slaying Zombies as New Walking Dead Badass Michonne

If you watched The Walking Dead season two finale, then you already know about one of the most exciting things to come in the series: Michonne. The samurai-sword-wielding heroine joins the cast in season three and is sure to become a fan favorite. We grabbed a quick moment with actress Danai Gurira who plays her at Breaking Bad's Comic-Con premiere, where she shared the best part about joining the show so far: slaying zombies, of course.

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What's been the most fun so far about this role? Killing zombies. But it's also like as an artist, you really enjoy connecting to these amazing actors who from David Morrissey to Laurie Holden. And working with all the cast, they're just amazing artists and they bring everything to their roles. And so really being able to grapple on that level of getting to truth and making it real and palpable, that has also been really rewarding. but, you know, there's nothing about killing a zombie. And watching them, the first day I was on set and watching them, looking at them and going, "It's the zombies! They're here!" You know, that was kind of thrilling. I'm pathetic that way.

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