Fear the Walking Dead season 4 UK premiere date revealed

The survivors will face “new friends, foes and threats”.

Fear the Walking Dead is coming back for its fourth season in the spring on AMC.

Premiering on Monday, April 23rd at 9pm – exclusive to BT customers – the new season will create a “new reality” for the survivors.

[Read more: Everything we know so far about Fear the Walking Dead season 4]

AMC is available on BT TV channel 332/381 HD.

BT Sport pack customers can watch on Sky Guide channel 192.

AMC is home of TV dramas including Preacher, Snatch, Into the Badlands and Fear the Walking Dead.

What will happen in Fear the Walking Dead season 4?

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In season four of Fear the Walking Dead, we will see the world of Madison Clark (Kim Dickens) and her family through new eyes - the eyes of Morgan Jones (Lennie James), joining the story from the world of The Walking Dead.

The characters’ immediate past mixes with an uncertain present of struggle and discovery as they meet new friends, foes and threats.  They fight for each other, against each other and against a legion of the dead to somehow build an existence against the crushing pressure of lives coming apart.

There will be darkness and light; terror and grace; the heroic, mercenary, and craven, all crashing together towards a new reality for Fear the Walking Dead.

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Who has joined the cast?

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It has been confirmed that Lennie James, who plays Morgan Jones in The Walking Dead, will crossover to Fear the Walking Dead in season 4. He is the first character to swap shows in the franchise.

"Lennie James brilliance and humanity in his portrayal of Morgan Jones has been part of the DNA of what makes The Walking Dead so fantastic since the very beginning," said Scott M. Gimple, executive producer for both series.

"Morgan's story will continue in this season of The Walking Dead, and then, it begins again in the upcoming season of Fear the Walking Dead’ pushing the series - and the Walking Dead universe itself - into new directions and possibilities."

Two new additions to the drama series are Garret Dillahunt (The Mindy Project) and Jenna Elfman (Dharma & Greg).

Dillahunt is a huge Walking Dead fan, who put himself forward to play Negan in The Walking Dead.

Elfman’s recent TV projects include CBS' Courting Alex and Accidentally on Purpose, NBC's 1600 Penn and Growing up Fisher, and ABC's Imaginary Mary.

Meanwhile, Lost star Maggie Grace will play Althea - "someone who is uniquely qualified to survive — to thrive, even — in this world because of who she was before the apocalypse".

[Read more: Meet Fear the Walking Dead's new cast]

Who are the new producers?

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Andrew Chambliss and Ian Goldberg (Once Upon a Time) are the new co-showrunners, Additionally, Scott M. Gimple, executive producer and showrunner of The Walking Dead will become an executive producer of Fear the Walking Dead.

"We’re very excited to continue the journey of Fear The Walking Dead, and truly look forward to working with the talented team of Andrew Chambliss, Ian Goldberg, and Scott Gimple," said Joel Stillerman, president of original programming and development for AMC and SundanceTV.

"We are thrilled to be joining Fear The Walking Dead and couldn’t be more excited to work alongside the wonderful team at AMC on this show," said Chambliss and Goldberg.

"We love this universe and are truly honoured to have the chance to contribute to it."

Fear the Walking Dead season 4 premieres on AMC on Monday, April 23rd at 9pm.

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