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The Walking Dead to end after 11 seasons – but two new spin-offs are in the works

It’s official: The Walking Dead will come to an end in 2022 after 11 seasons.

AMC introduced right this moment that the franchise’s flagship sequence – which premiered in 2010 – will draw to an in depth following an epic 24-episode remaining season.

The first 12 instalments will air subsequent yr, adopted by the remaining 12 in 2022.

Nevertheless, as one door closes, one other opens – the cable community has additionally ordered two new Walking Dead spin-offs, one specializing in standard characters Daryl (Norman Reedus) and Carol (Melissa McBride) and a new anthology sequence anticipated to delve into the backstories of acquainted characters.

This may depart 4 Walking Dead reveals on air, together with Concern the Walking Dead and the forthcoming The Walking Dead: World Past, whereas a sequence of spin-off films that includes Rick Grimes (Andrew Lincoln) are additionally in improvement.

The Walking Dead will subsequent return to AMC in the US on 4th October to air the episode initially deliberate as its 10th season finale, delayed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Six bonus episodes, introduced in July, will now carry season 10 due to an in depth in early 2021.

Season 11 will then observe in late 2021 and 2022.

The Walking Dead season 10, episode 8

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“It’s been 10 years ‘gone bye;’ what lies forward are two extra to come and tales and tales to inform past that,” mentioned Scott Gimple, Chief Content material Officer for the Walking Dead franchise. “What’s clear is that this present has been about the dwelling, made by a passionate solid, group of author/producers, producers, and crew, bringing to life the imaginative and prescient put forth by Robert Kirkman in his sensible comedian — and supported by the finest followers in the world.

“We’ve a number of thrilling story left to inform on TWD, after which, this end will likely be a starting of extra Walking Dead — model new tales and characters, acquainted faces and locations, new voices, and new mythologies. This will likely be a grand finale that can lead to new premieres. Evolution is upon us. The Walking Dead lives.”

Angela Kang, showrunner on The Walking Dead, added: “I look ahead to digging in with our sensible writers, producers, administrators, solid and crew to carry this epic remaining chapter of Robert Kirkman’s story to life for our followers over the subsequent two years.

“The Walking Dead flagship sequence has been my artistic residence for a decade and so it’s bittersweet to carry it to an end, but I couldn’t be extra excited to be working with Scott Gimple and AMC to develop a new sequence for Daryl and Carol. Working with Norman Reedus and Melissa McBride has been a spotlight of my profession and I’m thrilled that we get to preserve telling tales collectively.”

The Walking Dead airs on FOX in the UK, with the channel but to affirm when it would air the present’s remaining episodes.

Try what else is on with our TV Information. If you need to atone for The Walking Dead earlier than its return it’s now on Amazon. 

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