Ride with Norman Reedus is back for season 5: When is it on UK TV? Where is the Walking Dead star visiting? How to watch on AMC

The Walking Dead actor is heading out on his motorcycle on AMC for another series of travel and food adventures in 2021.

By Alex Fletcher Published: 8 March 2021 - 12.08pm
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AMC Norman Reedus key art for season 5 of Ride on AMC and BT TV

Daryl Dixon and motorbike fans rejoice – Norman Reedus is returning for a fifth season of Ride on AMC.

Hit travelogue series Ride with Norman Reedus follows the actor touring America and beyond on two wheels.

Joined by friends, movies stars and musicians, Reedus and his travel buddies sample the local food, scenery and culture as they hit the open road.

Season 5 is coming to AMC in the UK this Spring and here is everything you need to know about the series.

Watch the Ride with Norman Reedus season 5 trailer

When does Ride with Norman Reedus season 5 air in the UK?

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The new series of Ride with Norman Reedus premieres in the UK on Tuesday, May 11th at 9pm on AMC.

How to watch AMC in the UK

AMC is exclusive to BT TV.

Watch it on BT TV channel 332/381 HD.

BT TV viewers can also watch AMC shows on catch-up on the BT Player and BT TV App.

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What is Norman Reedus doing in season five?

The Walking Dead star and motorcycle enthusiast Norman Reedus hits the open road on a three-day, two-wheel adventure as he explores local culture both in the US and internationally.

Norman Reedus filming season 5 AMC

Each episode features Reedus and a riding companion - a fellow actor, musician, or friend - as they journey to custom bike shops, motorcycle clubs, historical landmarks, under the radar attractions, and the occasional tourist trap, while pulling over to experience regional cuisine...with plenty of time for unplanned detours and getting off the beaten path along the way.

Who are the special guests and where is season 5 filmed?

In the upcoming season, Norman Reedus explores the harbour city of Auckland before meeting up with actor Josh Brolin (True Grit, Deadpool 2).

Dylan McDermott (American Horror Story) joins Reedus for a scenic trip along New Zealand's majestic South Island.

The Walking Dead star will also look back at his favourite moments from the previous four seasons of Ride, revisiting trips with Peter Fonda, Jeffrey Dean Morgan, Melissa McBride and Dave Chappelle and remembering time spent in Japan, Costa Rica, Europe and Uruguay.

What is Ride with Norman Reedus about?

Norman Reedus larking around on Ride with Norman Reedus AMC

“Ride not only gives me the chance to share my passion for motorcycle culture, but also the opportunity to explore new places around the world and meet some incredible people on the journey,” said Walking Dead actor Reedus.

“I’m so excited for fans to see this upcoming season and to get on the road for season five!”

Reedus has previously toured across America and taken on international trips including the UK, Spain, Uruguay and Japan.

Previous guests on the show have included fellow bike enthusiasts such as his Walking Dead co-stars Michael Rooker, Jeffrey Dean Morgan, Melissa McBride and Austin Amelio, This is Us actor Milo Ventimiglia, Westworld’s Clifton Collins Jr, comedian Dave Chappelle and the legendary Peter Fonda.

Watch a classic clip of Ride with Norman Reedus:

Watch Ride with Norman Reedus season 5 in the UK on Tuesday, May 11th at 9pm on AMC.

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