'The Walking Dead' spin-off series has landed a two-season order at AMC.

The first season which will feature new characters and also storylines, will debut this summer, while the second season of show is slated for 2016.

Produced by AMC Studios, the series will star Cliff Curtis, Kim Dickens, Frank Dillane and Alycia Debnam Carey.

"I’m very grateful that we now have the opportunity to tell this amazing story and show the fans that we really haven’t scratched the surface yet when it comes to ‘The Walking Dead." - Robert Kirkman (executive producer of show).