The Walking Dead Season 10 Finale: Extended Opening Minutes
Get an extended first look at the return of Lauren Cohan as Maggie. The Walking Dead Season 10 Finale airs Sunday, October 4 at 9/8c.
Inadditionto theseason 10finale, sixmore episodesof the AMC zombie drama are coming next year. During a virtual panel for San Diego Comic-Con, showrunner Angela Kang announced six “extra“episodesofseason 10will air in early 2021.
That brings the season 10 episode count to 22. (Typically, the show runs for 16 episodes.)
What does that mean? Will we get a shorter episode run for season 11?
An AMC representative confirmed to Insider these will new, extra, live-action episodes will have no impact on episode count for season 11. Nothing will replace the show’s season 10 finale. These additional episodes will just extend season 10.
During the panel, Kang confirmed the show’s 11th season will not be able to air in its regular October timeslot due to the coronavirus. These additional episodes will be a way to keep fans fed as they await the show’s return.