Industry News | November 22, 2010

Villa Restaurants “Feed the Fear” with Contest

Villa Enterprises Management Ltd., Inc., the global multi-concept restaurant franchisor, announced its chain of Villa Fresh Italian Kitchen restaurants, located throughout the U.S.and internationally, and AMCwill launch Feed The Fear, an enter-to-win Facebook sweepstakes to mark the Halloween premiere of the epic new AMCoriginal series The Walking Dead. The Walking Dead is written, directed, and executive-produced by three-time Academy Award-nominee Frank Darabont (The Shawshank Redemption, The Green Mile).

Beginning Friday, Oct. 22, through Monday, Nov. 22, individuals can visit for a chance to win free pizza for a year from the famed Italian restaurant chain along with a MacBook Pro loaded with content from The Walking Dead, which is based on Robert Kirkman's popular comic book series. In addition, 10 runners-up will receive the first comic book from The Walking Dead series and a Villa Fresh Italian Kitchen Pie Pass.

The Walking Dead will debut during AMCFearfest, the network's annual blockbuster marathon of thriller and horror films, on Sunday, Oct. 31 at 10/9c. Winners of the Feed the Fear sweepstakes will be notified on or around Dec. 1.

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