Fear the Walking Dead tells the story of a group of survivors after the outbreak of a mystery epidemic that turns people into the infected.

After two dramatic, suspense-filled seasons, which have seen the group flee the infected on land and sea, season three picks up where season two left off, with the group splintered, but heading for the same destination – the US-Mexico border. 

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Season 3 episode 5 preview - Burning In Water, Drowning In Flame

Madison must negotiate the terms of an agreement in the midst of ranch-wide turmoil as Nick and Alicia challenge their mother's motives.

Alicia's blossoming relationship with Jake comes in focus, while Nick and Luciana's relationship is under pressure as long as they remain in the ranch.

Madison's decision to head out on a mission, places her in danger and when she's teamed up with Troy, it looks like she may regret her bold move.

Elsewhere, Strand and Colman are now teamed together on the hunt for Ofelia, but how long can the pair truly stand side-by-side?

The all new episode of AMC’s original series airs Monday 26th at 2:00am simultaneous to the US premiere with a repeat at 9:00pm exclusive to BT customers. 

The fifth episode in the season, Burning in Water, Drowning in Flame is written by Jami O’Brien and directed by Andrew Bernstein.

Viewers can also catch a new episode of Talking Dead: Fear Edition hosted by Chris Hardwick who will be joined by Nicole Polizzi and cast members Danay Garcia and Sam Underwood at 10:00pm. 

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First look at season three
The dramatic season three teaser trailer has given fans their first look at the third season of the hit post-apocalyptic AMC drama – exclusive to BT TV customers.

Watch the 'Fear What You Become' trailer below – CONTENT WARNING: Not suitable for younger audiences.

 

The footage includes shocking moments for all the survivors as Madison (Kim Dickens), Nick (Frank Dillane), Travis (Cliff Curtis), Alicia (Alycia Debnam-Carey) and Strand (Colman Domingo) face fresh dangers and enemies.

Madison, Alicia and Travis are shown being marched by soldiers towards a large wall. Meanwhile, Strand is being dangled off a ledge in a life-or-death showdown.

Nick is an equally sticky situation, walking through a tunnel to find himself confronted by a mob of the infected.

What channel is it on in the UK?

Fear the Walking Dead season three airs on AMC – BT TV channel 332/381 HD. AMC is also available to BT Sport Pack subscribers on Sky Guide channel 192.

BT TV customers will also be able to watch the show, when it suits them, on BT TV Catch Up.

When does it start?

Fear the Walking Dead season three premieres on Mondays, 9pm on AMC, exclusive to BT. It will also be simulcast at 2am on Mondays, with the US.

Fear the Walking Dead season 3 will air eight episodes over six weeks with double-bills for the premiere and finale. AMC is exclusive to BT customers.

Catch up on episodes you may have missed now on the BT Player.

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What's it about?

Details about the plot of season 3 were previously revealed by AMC:

“As Fear the Walking Dead returns for season three, our families will be brought together in the vibrant and violent region formerly known as the US-Mexico border. International lines done away with following the world’s end, our characters must attempt to rebuild not only society, but family as well. Madison has reconnected with Travis, her apocalyptic partner, but Alicia has been fractured by her murder of Andres.

“Madison’s son is only a few miles from his mother, but Nick’s first action as a leader saw him and Luciana ambushed by an American militia group — the couple escaped death, Luciana was shot and Nick no longer feels immortal.

“Recovering both emotionally and physically, Strand has his sights set on harnessing the new world’s currency, and Ofelia's captivity will test her ability to survive and see if she can muster the savagery of her father.”

[Read more: Danay Garcia and Frank Dillane Fear the Walking Dead interview]

Who's in the cast?

Returning cast members play the core group of survivors. Cliff Curtis plays Travis Manawa, while Kim Dickens is his partner, Madison Clark. Frank Dillane plays Madison’s son Nick and Alycia Debnam-Clark plays her daughter, Alicia. Colman Domingo is Strand and Mercedes Mason is Ofelia Salazar.

[Read more: Meet the Cast and Characters]

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Joining the cast as series regulars for season three are British actors Daniel Sharman (The Originals, Teen Wolf) and Sam Underwood (The Following) as well as Dayton Callie (Sons of Anarchy, Deadwood), who will play the Otto family, founders of a survivalist organization who prepared for the fall of democracy but didn’t anticipate the rise of the dead, and Lisandra Tena (Chicago P.D.) as Lola Guerrero.

[Read more: Exclusive Alycia Debnam-Carey Fear interview]

[Read more: Exclusive Sam Underwood Fear season 3 interview]

Fear the Walking Dead returns on Mondays, 9pm on AMC – exclusive to BT customers. Catch up on the BT Player now.

Watch AMC on BT TV channel 332/381 HD and BT Sport pack subscribers on Sky Guide channel 192.

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