AMC ain’t no idiot. The community simply renewed The Walking Dead for season 9, which is able to premiere in late 2018. And with that announcement comes just a little shakeup behind-the-scenes, as present showrunner Scott M. Gimple has been promoted to Chief Content material Officer overseeing all the Useless tv universe–together with The Strolling Useless, Fear the Walking Dead and potential model extensions on quite a lot of platforms (which is able to formally start when Worry the Strolling Useless season 4 introduces The Strolling Useless‘s Morgan Jones [Lennie James]). In the meantime Angela Kang, who has been a author on the present since 2011 and co-executive producer since 2013, will take over as government producer and showrunner of The Strolling Useless beginning with this upcoming ninth season.
“The Strolling Useless is a particular present which began in a wholly completely different period of TV, and continues, on this new period, to confidently take possibilities to inform compelling tales that excite audiences and make them deeply join with its characters, adapting Robert Kirkman’s good comedian ebook,” Gimple stated in an announcement. “Because the present closes in on its tenth 12 months, I’m honored to maintain working with the proficient, devoted individuals behind and in entrance of the digicam to make all of it it may be, whereas increasing the world of The Strolling Useless with new narratives like Worry the Strolling Useless and a complete host of actually cool tales forward. Angela is an enormous a part of the guts and soul of The Strolling Useless, and I’m thrilled to assist facilitate her imaginative and prescient of the present’s subsequent period.”
And Kang stated in an announcement, “I’m past thrilled to be entering into this new function with The Strolling Useless. Engaged on this sequence and having the chance to adapt Robert Kirkman’s superb comedian has been a fangirl dream come true for me. I’m excited to proceed working with Scott and the splendidly supportive of us at AMC, and might’t wait to share the following chapter of the story with our followers subsequent fall.”
In the meantime, the lengthy wait is over for brand spanking new Worry the Strolling Useless. AMC has introduced a season 4 premiere date which means followers will lastly get closure to the questions the explosive two-part finale left dangling final fall. The spinoff sequence will return for season 4 on Sunday, April 15 at 10:00 p.m. earlier than transferring to its regular time slot of 9:00 p.m. on Sundays starting April 22. When season three left off, the fates of multiple character have been left up within the air as Nick (Frank Dillane) blew up the dam to attempt to take out villain Proctor John (Ray McKinnon), and whereas Madison (Kim Dickens) managed to make it out of the flood and safely to shore, there was no sight of Alicia (Alycia Debnam-Carey) and Strand (Colman Domingo). Did they survive the huge flood, or did they drown? In the event that they did drown, will Worry the Strolling Useless return to indicate their deaths onscreen? They completely need to, proper?
Are you shocked that AMC renewed The Strolling Useless for season 9? When you have been, lol why?! What are you most excited to see from the brand new season of Worry the Strolling Useless? Who do you suppose died within the season three finale? Tweet me at @SydneyBucksbaum and let’s chat!
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