After months of speculation, it was confirmed that "Fear the Walking Dead" will premiere on AMC on Sunday, Aug. 23. AMC

AMC finally announced the premiere date for “Fear the Walking Dead” at San Diego Comic-Con. In a panel hosted by “Talking Dead’s” Chris Hardwick, it was revealed that the new “Walking Dead” spinoff will premiere on Sunday, Aug. 23, at 9 p.m. EDT.

“Fear the Walking Dead” is set in Los Angeles at the start of the zombie apocalypse. The new series will show how civilization crumbled with the spread of the virus. Cliff Curtis, Kim Dickens, Alycia Debnam-Carey and Frank Dillane star.

Watch trailers for the show below: