October 07, 2017, 7:45 PM – 8:45 PM – The Theater at Madison Square Garden
Join ‘The Walking Dead’ cast and executive producers for a panel where they will discuss the season 7 finale and share a sneak peek into season 8, premiering October 22nd 9/8c.
Here’s who will be in attendance: Andrew Lincoln, Norman Reedus, Jeffrey Dean Morgan, Lauren Cohan, Melissa McBride, Lennie James, Tom Payne, Katelyn Nacon, and Austin Amelio.
The above-mentioned cast and more will return for Season 8 on AMC at 9pm on Sunday, October 22nd. (The cast will also lend their voices to animated versions of their characters on The Robot Chicken Walking Dead Special: Look Who’sWalking, premiering October 8th at midnight ET/PT on Adult Swim.)
The Season 8 premiere will be titled “Mercy”; here’s the synopsis:
Rick and his group, along with the Kingdom and Hilltop, have banded together to bring the fight to Negan and the Saviors.
Season 8, Episode 2 is titled “The Damned” and the synopsis suggests the reunion between Rick and a former comrade:
The plan involving Alexandrians, Kingdommers and Hilltoppers unfolds. As Rick continues to fight, he encounters a familiar face.
Season 8, Episode 3 will be called “Monsters”; the synopsis follows:
Conflict with the Saviors leads to unintended consequences for the Hilltop, the Kingdom, and Alexandria. Morality proves tricky in wartime.
For more of our New York Comic-Con 2017 coverage, click here. And be sure to check out some of our recent write-ups on AMC’s The Walking Dead here:
- ‘The Walking Dead’ Season 8 Episode Details Reveal the Return of a Familiar Face
- ‘Robot Chicken’s ‘The Walking Dead’ Special: “One of the Biggest Builds” They’ve Ever Done
- ‘The Walking Dead’ Season 7 Blu-ray Brings Negan into Your Homes This August
- Tense ‘The Walking Dead’ Season 8 Trailer Teases the War Ahead