The Walking Dead, the comic book adapted juggernaut, continue as AMC has renewed the series for an eighth season. The news came out last night during the two-hour retrospective The Journey So Far that aired last night.
— The Walking Dead AMC (@WalkingDead_AMC) October 17, 2016
The series is about to kick off season seven with the cliffhanger of who Negan (Jeffrey Dean Morgan) killed on October 23rd. The ratings for the season six finale was down, but overall The Walking Dead is one of the most watched show on television.