'Fear the Walking Dead' boss: First half sets up midseason cliffhanger

Cliff Curtis as Travis and Ruben Blades as Daniel Salazar in season 2 of AMC's "Fear the Walking Dead."

Story highlights

  • The show returned on Sunday
  • The second season will end with cliffhanger

Spoiler alert: This story contains spoilers from the season two premiere of AMC's "Fear the Walking Dead."

(The Hollywood Reporter)AMC's "Fear the Walking Dead" returned with new threats for the survivors during Sunday's season two premiere.

Led by the mysterious Victor Strand (Colman Domingo), the blended family set out for the high seas on board The Abigail, a fancy yacht well-equipped for what may be a lot of time out on the open water. However, where Strand is taking the group remains a mystery.
The season opener set up multiple clashes on board the boat: Strand doesn't want to take any new survivors on; the group doesn't know if they can trust him; and zombies can float. The season premiere also sets up a new mystery as Alicia makes contact with a guy named Jack over th