AMC announced that they have renewed Fear the Walking Dead for a fifth season.
In addition, the network also confirmed a Season 5 renewal for Breaking Bad prequel series Better Call Saul, and a Season 2 renewal for organized crime thriller McMafia.
“In an environment where viewer choice is almost unlimited, the success of these shows is especially meaningful, with characters and stories that our viewers connect with and return to season after season” David Madden, President of Original Programming for AMC, SundanceTV and AMC Studios, said in a statement. “It’s a privilege to continue collaborating with and sharing the vision of the talented creatives behind these series, and we’re excited to start exploring the next chapter in the lives of these unique and complex characters.”
Fear the Walking Dead is in the midst of its fourth season, which returns for its midseason premiere on Sunday, Aug. 12 at 9 p.m.