‘The Walking Dead’ Renewed For Season 8 By AMC

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Exactly a week before the highly anticipated return of The Walking Dead for a seventh season and the revelation of what core character was killed off by villain Negan, AMC tonight renewed the zombie apocalypse blockbuster for an eighth season. The news of the much-expected return of the series, based on the Robert Kirkman-created comics, came at the star of  a special two-hour TWD retrospect that the cabler was airing on Sunday. Starting with the series’ 100th episode…