AMC Fear the living dead has been picked up for an eighth season, the network announced Sunday night on Talk dead after the fall finale of season 7 of The walking dead spin off. Former popular actor Kim Dickens, who played Madison Clark in Seasons 1-4 of Fear the living dead, is set to return. She will make her first appearance in the second half of Season 7, which begins on April 17, and will continue as a series regular in Season 8.
“If there was a Mt. Deadmore, Kim Dickens’ face would be on it. Madison Clark is a fundamental character of TWDU – heroic, complex, a person who becomes a warrior and then a force of benevolence, ”said Scott M. Gimple, Content Director of The walking dead Universe. “Kim Dickens’ raw talent, strength and brilliance will electrify TWDU once again and we couldn’t be luckier to find her again. “
In the second half of Season 7, months have passed after the nuclear explosion and the only one to thrive is Victor Strand (Colman Domingo). After building a stronghold, he ruthlessly chooses who will have a chance to live. The other members of the group suffered enormously, but from there was born a fierce determination to live, even if it meant taking the Strand Tower by force and continuing the search for Padre, a mythical place that no one is sure he is. really exists. Alicia (Alycia Debnam-Carey), now the reluctant leader of Teddy’s former followers, is gripped by a mysterious illness and the repercussions of her past actions. Morgan (Lennie James), trying to maintain hope that he will be reunited with his family, knows that Alicia is the key to their survival. With Alicia declaring war, Strand’s personal paranoia and blood feuds grow, and with it, new threats emerge from all sides.
Fear the living dead is produced by Scott M. Gimple, showrunners Andrew Chambliss and Ian Goldberg, Robert Kirkman, Gale Anne Hurd, Greg Nicotero and David Alpert and is produced by AMC Studios.
Here is a promo for season 7 part 2: