Today, AMC announced in that in 2023, there will be yet another Walking Dead spinoff on both AMC and AMC+. This series will be titled Isle of the Dead, and will follow Lauren Cohan as Maggie, and Jeffrey Dean Morgan as Negan! Taking place in the apocalyptic New York City, the first season will consist of six episodes, and Eli Jorné will be an executive producer as well as the showrunner of the series. Other executive producers will include Cohan and Morgan themselves! In today’s press release from AMC, Lauren Cohan said,”Maggie is very close to my heart and I’m excited to continue her journey against the iconic backdrop of New York City, alongside my friend and collaborator, Jeffrey Dean Morgan.”
Check out the key art that came with this exciting news below!
— The Walking Dead on AMC (@WalkingDead_AMC) March 7, 2022
This news comes not long after several actors were announced to star in Tales of the Walking Dead, an upcoming anthology spinoff series set to premiere later this year…
— The Walking Dead on AMC (@WalkingDead_AMC) February 19, 2022
As I’ve been telling people for a while now, it’s a great time to be a Walking Dead fan. This franchise is expanding faster than ever right now, and I can’t wait to see what’s next! Isle of the Dead may not be coming for a while at this point, however, in the meantime, catch the final season of The Walking Dead on Sunday nights on AMC, or watch each episode a week early by subscribing to AMC+!