‘Fear the Walking Dead’ Season 3 Confirmed at AMC
“Fear the Walking Dead” Season 2 kicked off on April 10, 2016, and its debut drew 6.67 million viewers. But less than a week after its debut AMC has confirmed the renewal of the horror drama series for a third season. The prequel takes place in Los Angeles, simultaneously with the events of the original series. The TV series is created by Robert Kirkman and Dave Erickson, who also serve as executive producers.
Meanwhile, a second season continues to illustrate mostly average ratings and quite acceptable reception by critics and viewers. At the moment, according to IMDB, the horror series has a score of 7.3 out of 10 based on over 56,000 user votes, 293 reviews from viewers, and 38 reviews from critics. At the same time, according to Metacritic, the second season of the drama series has a score of 54 out of 100 based on 12 reviews from critics, whereas the audience rated the horror series at 4.5 out of 10 based on 48 user ratings. Meanwhile, the second season of the drama series has an average score of 6.5 out of 10 and a 68% approval rating based on 25 reviews from viewers, while the viewers rated the second series at 3.1 out of 5 with a 57% approval rating. Despite the average indicators, on April 15, 2016, “Fear the Walking Dead” was renewed for a third season on AMC.
Season 3 Release Date
UPDATE (May 26, 2016): According to the recent announcement, “Fear the Walking Dead” Season 2B premiere is slated for Sunday, August 21, 2016 at 9:00 p.m. ET/PT, on AMC. A second chapter will consist of 8 episodes. Also, it was mentioned that the premiere of the second season drew “8.8 million viewers including 5.7 million adults 25-54 and 5.3 million adults 18-49 in live+3 ratings that has made “Fear the Walking Dead” the #2 show on cable as well as the #7 show in all of television – cable and broadcast – among adults 18-49 this television season.” AMC has also mentioned that critics have been impressed by Season 2. As for Season 3 release date, it’s still uncertain. We’re waiting for the official announcement. Meanwhile, our subscribers will be automatically notified about the further updates of the horror drama series, as well as about the “Fear the Walking Dead” Season 3 release date. Scroll down to join our list of subscribers, and we’ll deliver a notification of the release date directly to your inbox.
In spite of gradually decreasing ratings, the spinoff is still the second highest rated show on cable this season in the 18-49s. Thus, AMC leadership made a decision to renew the horror series for its third chapter. According to the official press-release, “Fear the Walking Dead” will consist of sixteen episodes. Meanwhile, the premiere of “Fear the Walking Dead” Season 3 is slated for somewhere in 2017. However, AMC has yet to announce a specific release date. Fortunately, thanks to our notification system, we’re able to notify you about “Fear the Walking Dead” Season 3 release date. Don’t miss the premiere! Subscribe to our notifications using the form below, and we’ll keep you informed.