The 100 Season 8, The 100 is a post-apocalyptic fiction series based on the novel series of the same name by Kass Morgan. Developed by Jason Rothenberg, the series airs on The CW and has till now completed seven seasons.
The show has attracted a huge fan base since it first premiered on The CW. After the release of season 7 on May 20, 2020, fans are waiting to hear the news of its renewal for the eighth season.
So here’s everything you need to know about The 100 Season 8, including the release date, cast, plot, and the latest updates.
When can we see The 100 Season 8?
The seventh season landed in May 2020. It had been made apparent the seventh season will be the last in the series. This season marked the end of the audacious and addicting series. So The 100 won’t be returning for another season.
But there’s good news coming that Rothenberg has begun developing a prequel series of The 100 that will be premiered on The CW. This prequel series will show the events 97 years before the original series. For instance, we can see the nuclear apocalypse that wiped out almost all life on Earth.
So there are plans in motion to revisit a new story set within the same world, even if the eighth season of The 100 won’t be returning. In February 2020, it was revealed that Iola Evans, Leo Howard, and Adain Bradley were cast as Callie, August, and Reese respectively.
What will be the cast of The 100 Season 8?
We will most probably see every character from the earlier seasons returning to portray their respective roles if at all season 8 happens.
The cast will comprise of –
- Eliza Taylor as Clarke Griffin
- Paige Turco as Abigail “Abby” Griffin
- Henry Ian Cusick as Marcus Kane
- Thomas McDonell as Finn Collins
- Bob Morley as Bellamy Blake
- Lindsey Morgan as Raven Reyes
- Shannon Kook as Jordan Green
- Marie Avgeropoulos as Octavia Blake
What will be the storyline of The 100 Season 8?
The 100 revolves around a planet that has been destroyed by a nuclear attack. The surviving humans were living in the space on a ship named Ark. 97-years after all of this, 100 juvenile detainees are sent back to Earth to see whether it can be habited again or not. The show portrays their journey and the battle for survival.
Rothenberg has stated that the seventh season is their version of a happy ending. It will reveal the moral of the story. About the storyline of season 8, for that fans need to wait till the show gets renewed, to get further more updates on this.