More coverage of the San Diego Comic-Con continues with The Walking Dead Season 8 trailer reveal. AMC announced the Season 8 premiere will be on October 22 with the 100th episode.
Also the network paid tribute to fallen stuntman John Bernecker, who lost his life in a fatal accident during filming. “John passed away last week after he was injured doing something he loved,” said showrunner Scott M. Gimple at the beginning of the panel in a packed Hall H “He helped make movies and shows for people like everyone in this room,’ he added of Bernecker, who died in an accident on TWD’s set on July 12. “He was living his dream,” Gimple concluded.