AMC renews “Fear the Walking Dead” for season 4

Pay TV channel AMC announced that it has renewed “Fear The Walking Dead” for a fourth season in 2018, ahead of its upcoming season three premiere.

Andrew Chambliss and Ian Goldberg (“Once Upon a Time”) are boarding the show as co-showrunners, starting with season four, while Scott M. Gimple, executive producer and showrunner of “The Walking Dead” will become an executive producer of “Fear the Walking Dead”.

“We are very excited to continue the journey of ‘Fear The Walking Dead,’ and truly look forward to working with the talented team of Andrew Chambliss, Ian Goldberg, and Scott Gimple”, said Joel Stillerman, President of original programming and development for AMC and SundanceTV.

Meanwhile, the third season will premiere on June 4, simultaneously with the United States. The first half of the series will have eight episodes that will be broadcast over six weeks.