China's Love Affair With The Walking DeadBy
China loves zombies—specifically, American zombies. AMC’s The Walking Dead is currently the most popular Western television show in the country, racking up more than 250 million views on Youku, the Chinese equivalent of YouTube. The series’ fourth season, which launched earlier this fall, is already up to 27 million views. That’s much smaller than the show’s American audience—The Walking Dead has been pulling in an astounding 13 million viewers per episode in the U.S.—but its popularity on Youku keeps growing.
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