Despite all the changes happening in The Walking Dead, the show is still keeping Negan around. Here are a few reasons why and speculation about what his role might be moving forward.
Warning: Spoilers will follow for The Walking Dead season 9, episode 5, “What Comes After.”
It’s officially a new era for The Walking Dead. Rick Grimes is gone from the show, his future and the ongoing helicopter mystery to be answered in a future film trilogy. Season 9 started with a year and a half time jump, and now another time jump has occurred, this one six years into the future with Judith Grimes growing into a fierce young lady.