TCA 2018: AMC Renews ‘Better Call Saul,’ 'Fear the Walking Dead’

Network to bring back freshman series 'McMafia'

AMC has renewed scripted series Better Call Saul and Fear the Walking Dead, the network said Saturday during its Television Critics Association summer press tour session.


Better Call Saul, which stars Bob Odenkirk, will return for a fifth season, according to AMC president and general manager Charlie Collier. The Breaking Bad spinoff will launch its fourth season Aug. 8.

The Walking Dead prequel Fear the Walking Dead will return for a fifth season in 2019, while freshman crime series McMafia will return for a sophomore campaign, said network officials.