There’s no chance that The Walking Dead will be cancelled since it’s already been renewed for season six. This show’s become the most successful show in cable TV history. How high will the ratings go in season five? Will this be the biggest season yet?
On this season of The Walking Dead, the large cast includes Andrew Lincoln, Steven Yeun, Chandler Riggs, Norman Reedus, Melissa McBride, Lauren Cohan, Danai Gurira, Emily Kinney, Chad Coleman, Sonequa Martin-Green, Lawrence Gilliard Jr., Alanna Masterson, Michael Cudlitz, Josh McDermitt, Christian Serratos, Andrew J. West, and Seth Gilliam. Who will make it to season six?
The ratings are typically the best indication of a show’s chances of staying on the air. The higher the ratings, the better the chances for survival. This chart will be updated as new ratings data becomes available.
10/7 update: AMC has renewed the show for a sixth season.
Final season averages: 7.4 rating in the 18-49 demographic with 14.38 million total viewers.
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For comparisons: The fourth season of The Walking Dead averaged a 6.8 rating in the 18-49 demographic with 13.33 million total viewers.
What do you think? Do you still like The Walking Dead TV series? How many seasons do you think it should run?