The mid-season finale of AMC’s Fear the Walking Dead concluded by finally revealing the fate of Madison Clark (Kim Dickens). For the entirety of Season 4, viewers have been watching nervously to discover where Madison was and whether she was alive or dead.
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However, by the close of Episode 8 of Fear the Walking Dead, the truth was revealed: Madison had perished in order to save her children’s lives.
While Madison’s death was devastating to many viewers, it has now been suggested that Madison, an aging female, was killed off as a result of the prevalent issue of ageism in Hollywood.