A drama series just picked up a renewal, with the announcement of the pickup made during a panel for the show Friday at San Diego Comic-Con. AMC’s “Fear the Walking Dead,” which is currently in the middle of its fifth season, will return for season six.
“In addition, it was announced that Colby Minifie, Peter Jacobson, and Colby Hollman will be joining the show,” Variety reports.
The post-apocalyptic horror series, a prequel to “The Walking Dead,” is scheduled to return for the second half of season five on Aug. 11.
“With this renewal, there will now be at least three ‘Walking Dead’ projects on AMC in 2020,” Variety notes. “In addition to the flagship show and ‘Fear,’ AMC is currently prepping a new series set in the world of ‘The Walking Dead’ that will focus on the first generation of kids to grow up after the zombie apocalypse.”
Here’s a new “Fear the Walking Dead” season five trailer released today in connection with Comic-Con …