Key art from the upcoming eighth season confirms that the zombie drama will return for its 100th episode on Sunday, October 22 on AMC in the US, and on FOX in the UK on Monday, October 23 — so, just a little over three months to go now!
What will happen to Negan in The Walking Dead season 8?
Season eight looks set to adapt the All Out War storyline from Robert Kirkman’s original comic book series, which followed Rick and the survivors as they waged a climactic battle on Negan’s Saviours.
Negan will return for more evil shenanigans in The Walking Dead season 8. Speaking on The Howard Stern Show (via ComicBook.com), actor Jeffrey Dean Morgan, who's had the tough task of bringing the infamous villain from the comics to our TV screens, confirmed his return, saying, "I know I will be on board for Season 8."
Jeffrey Dean Morgan has confirmed that he will return in season eight as the bat-wielding killer.
Which big character Might die first? In 'The Walking Dead' Season 8 Based On The Comic
Eric is the most likely candidate to die in Season 8 because he's a minor character who has an attachment to a major character. both Eric and Shiva's rumored deaths could have an adverse effect on the remaining characters in season 8. King Ezekiel will obviously be very devastated due to the death of his most loyal companion, while Eric's passing will affect Aaron (Ross Marquand) in the future.
If you follow the comic book storyline, Father Gabriel has a lot of time left. But it doesn't feel that way on the TV series.
According to reports, there is a possibility that viewers will see the character again since Hawkins' other show, "24: Legacy," has been canceled by FOX. This could mean that the actor will now have enough time to return to the post-apocalyptic zombie series.