Fear The Walking Dead season 7: Release date, cast, trailer and everything you need to know

Fear is back for another season! Find out everything you need to know after the dramatic ending to season 6.

By Becky Gamester-Newton Published: 16 September 2021 - 3.21pm
AMC Fear The Walking Dead season 7 is on AMC

Fear The Walking Dead season 6 ended explosively, so it came as no surprise when season 7 was confirmed.

As fans ponder what’s coming next, find out everything you need to know about the hit spin-off series, which seems to be going from strength to strength.

When does Fear The Walking Dead season 7 air in the UK?

Season 7 will premiere on Monday, October 18 at 2am – so it will be broadcast at the same time in the US. If you don’t fancy the late night, it’ll be repeated that evening at 9pm.

As always, it will air on AMC exclusively to BT TV customers on channel 332 or 381 in HD.

Who is in the cast?

It’s been announced that Aisha Tyler, who directed an episode in season 6, will make an appearance in front of the camera. You may recognise her from Criminal Minds, or her role as Dr Charlie Wheeler in Friends. Gus Halper also joins the cast as Will.

Lennie James in Fear The Walking Dead season 7 AMC

All the big names will also return to the series. Lennie James again stars as Morgan Jones alongside Alycia Debnam-Carey (Alicia Clark), Colman Domingo (Victor Strand), Danay Garcia (Luciana), Maggie Grace (Althea), Keith Carradine (John Dorie Sr), Alexa Nisenson (Charlie), Jenna Elfman (June Dorie), Austin Amelio (Dwight), Ruben Blades (Daniel Salazar) and Karen David (Grace).

Sydney Lemon will also be back as helicopter pilot Isabelle after a two-season hiatus.

Is there a trailer?

Yes – the trailer for season 7 dropped on September 10:

What will happen in season 7?

In season 6, we saw Teddy (John Glover) detonate nuclear warheads – and now it will be up to those who survived to decide what the new beginning will look like.

Where the outside air is as deadly as the walkers they face, the survivors will find out who they really are and whether they can rise to the occasion.

Fear The Walking Dead season 7 premieres on Monday, October 18, at 2am and 9pm on AMC – exclusive to BT TV customers on channel 332 or 381 HD.

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