Looks like we'll be seeing more zombies!
AMC has announced The Walking Dead will be renewed for Season 8. The announcement comes shortly before the Season 7 premiere, which is set to air October 23.
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The network announced the news via Twitter — and fans couldn't be more thrilled.
Killer news! #TWD is returning for Season 8 in 2017. https://t.co/zxh06yqF5q pic.twitter.com/MU2CBOQdvi— The Walking Dead AMC (@WalkingDead_AMC) October 17, 2016
Killer news! #TWD is returning for Season 8 in 2017. https://t.co/zxh06yqF5q pic.twitter.com/MU2CBOQdvi
Season 6 of the show ended with a suspenseful cliffhanger, in which the character Negan kills an anonymous cast member. The cliffhanger even prompted viewers to boycott the series, but the long-awaited reveal will be shown in this season's premiere.
Congrats to the cast and crew!