History has un-cancelled Swamp People. The network had axed the reality series after its seventh season.
However, after getting ‘swamped’ by heartbroken fans, History has done a reversal on its earlier cancellation and renewed Swamp People for Season 8.
History announced the surprise renewal in its Season 7 finale preview:
— Swamp People (@SwampPeople) May 2, 2016
Cast member Jacob Landry also confirmed the quick-fire Season 8 revival:
Thumbs up to History Channel for renewing Swamp People for another season!!!! That’s right season 8 has been green lighted!!!
Season 8 is expected to premiere early 2017.
Having been pulled back from the jaws of cancellation, can Swamp People survive again for Season 9? Stay tuned…