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'Walking Dead' Season 6 Cancelled?

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As shared on Facebook, June 14, 2014:
Walking Dead season 6 cancelled by AMC

Netlore Archive: Viral post claims AMC has decided to cancel the sixth season of its popular zombie series "The Walking Dead."

Via Facebook

Description: Online prank / Hoax
Circulating since: June 2014
Status: FALSE

Analysis: Not true, as anyone who has clicked through to the source of this "news" has already found out. It's a hoax generated via the prank website fakeShare, where you, too, can invent an annoying prank and share it with thousands by following a few simple instructions and pressing the "Create Prank" button.

Although a sixth season of The Walking Dead has yet to be officially announced, season five is in production and the executive producers of the popular TV show say they have enough story ideas to keep the series alive for another seven years.

Sources and further reading:

AMC Offers Peek at Season 5 of 'Walking Dead'
USA Today, 13 May 2014

'The Walking Dead' Producers Hope to Keep the Show Alive Through Season 12
HitFix.com, 10 June 2014

Last updated 06/16/14

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