Will the survivors’ stand last? Is The Walking Dead TV show cancelled or renewed for a 10th season on AMC? The television vulture is watching all the latest cancellation and renewal news, so this page is the place to track the status of The Walking Dead, season 10. Bookmark it, or subscribe for the latest updates. Remember, the television vulture is watching your shows. Are you?
What’s This TV Show About?
An AMC zombie apocalypse drama series, The Walking Dead stars Andrew Lincoln, Norman Reedus, Lauren Cohan, Danai Gurira, Melissa McBride, Alanna Masterson, Josh McDermitt, Christian Serratos, Seth Gilliam, Ross Marquand, Katelyn Nacon, Tom Payne, Xander Berkeley, Khary Payton, Pollyanna McIntosh, Avi Nash, and Callan McAuliffe.
The ninth season of The Walking Dead on AMC kicks off a year and a half after the end of the war. Rick Grimes (Lincoln) is leading the survivors as they try to rebuild civilization. As time goes by, they face all kinds of obstacles, dangers, and yes, walkers, but none of them are ready for a new threat to the very idea of civilization itself.
Season Nine Ratings
The ninth season of The Walking Dead averaged a 1.88 rating in the 18-49 demographic and 4.95 million viewers. Compared to season eight, that’s down by 45% and 37%, respectively. Learn how The Walking Dead stacks up against other AMC TV shows.
It is hard to imagine AMC will cancel The Walking Dead, but the story may well be winding to a close. Key cast members seem to be on their way out the door. Even if the creative team is getting ready to wrap things up though, the cable network may still feel motivated to keep it on the air, so we’ll have to wait for word on when they’re planning to end the series. For now, I’ll keep a hungry eye on the Nielsen ratings and update this page with breaking developments. Subscribe for free updates on The Walking Dead cancellation or renewal news.
2/4/2019 Status Update: The Walking Dead has been renewed for season 10 on AMC. Details here.
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