Khary Payton as Ezekiel - The Walking Dead _ Season 7, Episode 3 - Photo Credit: Gene Page/AMC

‘The Walking Dead’ starts it’s seventh season this Sunday night in the U.S. and when the announcement was made this week that AMC had picked up the series for season 8, Fox announced that the show will start airing on it’s international channel in 2017.

The Walking Dead airs in over 125 countries, with 200M international viewers. Offshore ratings saw Season 6 return in 2015 with a 17% year-on-year live ratings growth.

source: Deadline