Fear the Walking Dead is a popular drama TV series that has been renewed for a 7th season. The show follows the theme of a zombie apocalypse. The show was originally developed as a companion piece to AMC’s hit TV show, The Walking Dead. And it quickly became one of the most-watched shows on television. Fear was created by Robert Kirkman. Kirkman also created The Walking Dead comic book series. This article is about Fear The Walking Dead 7.
There are currently 6 seasons with 84 episodes altogether. And AMC has announced that there will be at least one more season premiering in 2021! Nevertheless, we are happy to share the latest news about the next season.
Expected Release Date Of Fear The Walking Dead 7
After the completion of the 6th season, the show was initially renewed for a seventh season. While the release of the show has since been delayed due to behind-the-scenes conflicts between AMC and the series creator/showrunner Dave Erickson and the global pandemic. Filming of Season Seven was expected to begin in February 2019. The new release date is due on October 17, 2021.
The series was ordered for renewal on December 3, 2020. The 7th season is anticipated to have 16 episodes with the same enthusiasm and excitement among the fans.
AMC renouvelle 'Fear The Walking Dead' pour une saison 7. pic.twitter.com/TlniGl8Bpk
— Infos Séries (@SeriesUpdateFR) December 3, 2020
Despite the behind-the-scenes conflicts, AMC has confirmed that Dave Erickson who was recently fired from the show is currently working on the new season. According to sources close to him he is expected back in full form to continue writing and producing episodes for the 7th season. There are rumors saying that there might be some changes in the production of the show. But, it won’t change anything for the fans.
The show was initially set to end with its third season. But it was renewed for one more season after the sixth season.
The cast to Return in Fear The Walking Dead 7
In addition to the season premiere on October 17, 2021, Fear The Walking Dead Season Seven will be available for streaming by Netflix at a later date after its airing in North America and other countries.
The cast of Fear The Walking dead includes Lennie James as Morgan Jones, Alycia Debnam-Carey as Alicia Clark, Maggie Grace as Althea Szewczyk-Przygocki, Colman Domingo as Victor Strand, Danay Garcia as Luciana Galvez, Austin Amelio as Dwight, Mo Collins as Sarah Rabinowitz, Alexa Nisenson as Charlie and many others.
It is directed by Jeff T. Thomas who has previously worked with AMC on The Walking Dead Season One episodes “Wildfire” and “Vatos”.
The Expectations from the Upcoming Season
The 7th season will have the plot following the comic book. In the latest season, we saw an introduction of Morgan Jones from The Walking Dead TV show, and Fear the Walking Dead crossover was also shown in this series.
The series will have its directorial debut by Alycia Debnam-Carey, who portrays Alicia Clark.
The series recently announced that the upcoming season will be a 16-part webisode and it will be released in October 2021. These webisodes are expected to bridge the gap between seasons six and seven of Fear The Walking Dead.
This season will be the most exciting one as it will have a new storyline to catch the audience from around the world. It will be a great opportunity for the audience to watch this series as they have waited a lot after the previous season.
We are looking forward to seeing what the new season will be like. Will it have a season eight? Or will this show end with the seventh one? Stay tuned to find out!