Fear the Walking Dead Snapchat launches with AMC and BT

Don't let zombies ruin your selfie with the fun new lens.

Fear the Walking Dead fans can now act out the adventures of their favourite characters with the new Snapchat lens, created by AMC and supported by BT.

The Fear the Walking Dead zombie lens will allow fans to paint their faces with blood - the technique used on the show to protect themselves from the undead.

If you are under attack on the lens, you have to trigger the hand-painted blood marks otherwise your best selfie will be taken over by zombies.

The new Snapchat lens will go live on June 4th at 12am and will available free via Snapchat for 24 hours. The lens’ Snapcode will also be available starting June 4th for 90 days, allowing users to scan and enjoy the immersive experience.

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“We are incredibly excited to be collaborating with Snapchat to support the season three premiere of Fear the Walking Dead on AMC," said Kasey Kaufman, director of marketing, AMC Global.

"Our Snapchat lens allows fans to experience one of the most thrilling aspects of the drama. We're also delighted to have the support of our local affiliate BT."

Fear the Walking Dead returns on Monday, June 5 at 9pm on AMC – exclusive to BT customers.

Watch AMC on BT TV channel 332/381 HD and BT Sport pack subscribers on Sky Guide channel 192.

The double-bill premiere will also be simulcast with the US at 2am on Monday, June 5th.

The premiere episode will also be shown on BT Sport Showcase on Freeview channel 115.

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Talking Dead: Fear Edition, the fan favourite spinoff show also returns on Monday, June 5th and the first lineup has been revealed.

Cliff Curtis, Alycia Debnam-Carey and exec producer Dave Erickson will all appear with host Chris Hardwick.

Talking Dead premieres at 11.05pm on AMC.

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