Ahead of its annual San Diego Comic Con panel, AMC has unveiled the Season 8 premiere date for THE WALKING DEAD: Rick and the gang will return to try to survive another year on Sunday, October 22.
The Season 8 premiere will coincidentally be the show’s 100th episode, AMC revealed, also releasing a poster for the new season at Comic Con.
Production on the eighth season of the zombie apocalypse drama just resumed this week after stuntman John Bernecker was killed while filming a scene last Wednesday.
In addition to the show’s panel Friday a Comic Con, AMC is also putting on an interactive fan activation for both The Walking Dead and Fear the Walking Dead in San Diego throughout the event..
See below for the Season 8 poster.
Linda Ge | TV Editor