9 Characters Who Deserve a 'Walking Dead' Spinoff (PHOTOS)

Emily Hannemann

After Sunday's farewell to Rick Grimes, it became abundantly clear that The Walking Dead's world was about to expand into a "Walking Dead Cinematic Universe."

Chief content officer Scott Gimple told The Hollywood Reporter that old fan-favorite characters might show up again and more specials, digital content or new series are all possibilities.

With that exciting news, we thought we'd speculate as to which characters from The Walking Dead and Fear The Walking Dead are due for some time in the spotlight. Click through our gallery to see which current (and former) favorites we chose!

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'The Walking Dead': A Fond Farewell to Rick Grimes

'The Walking Dead': A Fond Farewell to Rick Grimes

With the mystery surrounding Rick's departure lifted, we look back at what made him such a great protagonist.