An exclusive preview of The Walking Dead‘s third season will air during a special edition of AMC’s Talking Dead. AMC has announced that the one-time-only special will take place on July 8, 2012 at 9PM/8 C. The hour-long live event will include the Talking Dead‘s host, Chris Hardwick, interviewing The Walking Dead‘s producers and fans, giving a behind-the-scenes look at the series’ creation, and showing off a new scene from the third season. Before the Talking Dead special, AMC will air every episode of The Walking Dead series during a two-day marathon beginning July 7th at 11:30AM/10:30 C. Chris Hardwick will bookend each marathon episode with updates from The Walking Dead season three set. Immediately after the Talking Dead event a never-before-seen black and white version of The Walking Dead pilot episode will air. Click the link for more information about AMC’s special The Walking Dead weekend.