AMC announced the series and preemptively renewed for a second season names including “Cobalt” and “Fear The Walking Dead.”
AMC confirmed that the companion series is set in Los Angeles.The series will focus on new characters and storylines. “Fear The Walking Dead” will premiere in the late summer with season two set for 2016. The season five finale of the flagship series airs Sunday at 9 p.m.
Fear the Walking Dead is an upcoming television series scheduled to air on AMC in summer 2015. It is a companion to the American post-apocalyptic horror drama television series The Walking Dead and based on the comic book series of the same name by Robert Kirkman, Tony Moore, and Charlie Adlard. AMC greenlit the pilot to series on March 9, 2015, with a two-season commitment.