AMC: How to watch the drama channel on BT TV, what's on and what's coming soon

The home of Fear the Walking Dead, The Terror, NOS4A2, Preacher and more, AMC is exclusive to BT TV. Find out the channel numbers, new shows and what’s coming soon.

By Alex Fletcher Published: 1 December 2020 - 1.05pm
Danay Garcia in Fear the Walking Dead season 6 - exclusive to AMC

Danay Garcia in AMC's Fear the Walking Dead

AMC is the US studio behind the smash-hit dramas Mad Men and Breaking Bad and it is now the UK home of thrilling series Fear the Walking Dead, Preacher, Dispatches From Elsewhere and many more.

How to watch AMC

The channel is exclusive to BT TV customers and it features an incredible mix of fantastic films, premium dramas and powerful documentaries.

BT TV customers can choose the way they want to watch, whether it’s live, on catch-up or on the BT TV App. 

1. Watch AMC on your BT TV box

BT TV customers can watch live episodes of series such as Fear the Walking Dead and Jason Segel’s Dispatches from Elsewhere on BT TV channel 332.

AMC is also available in stunning HD on BT TV channel 381.

2. Catch up on AMC on the BT TV Player

Don’t worry if you miss an episode of your favourite show. Just press the BT TV Player on your remote and all the latest episodes are available to watch again, when it suits you.

You can also login to the BT Player online.

3. Watch AMC on the go with the BT TV App

Get the BT TV App on your phone or tablet and you can watch AMC series on the move.

All the latest episodes will be available to download and if you press ‘Continue Watching’, the episode will pick up from the point you were last watching on your TV.

The App also has a remote record option and TV listings, so you can set reminders and record episodes and full series from your phone, wherever you are.

What’s On – New shows this Spring

Breaking Bad season 4

Season four of Breaking Bad continues Sundays at 9pm, until April 4th.

Breaking Bad follows protagonist Walter White (Bryan Cranston), a chemistry teacher who lives in New Mexico with his wife (Anna Gunn) and teenage son (RJ Mitte) who has cerebral palsy.

White is diagnosed with Stage III cancer and given a prognosis of two years left to live. With a new sense of fearlessness based on his medical prognosis, and a desire to secure his family's financial security, White chooses to enter a dangerous world of drugs and crime and ascends to power in this world. 

The Son

Pierce Brosnan in AMC's The Son AMC

February sees the return of Pierce Brosnan as Eli McCullough in The Son based on Philipp Meyer’s New York Times best-selling and Pulitzer Prize finalist novel.

This sweeping saga spans 150 years and three generations of the McCullough family. Double-bill episodes of season one kick off on Wednesday, February 24th until March 24th.

The Terror: Infamy

Season two of the horror-infused anthology, starring George Takei, continues on Mondays at 9pm until March 8th.

The second instalment in the Ridley Scott-produced anthology series, The Terror: Infamy centres on Chester Nakayama (Derek Mio) and his family as they deal with the effects of WWII on Japanese-Americans while an unsettled spirit – a yurei – terrorizes their internment camp. 

Coming soon

Fear the Walking Dead season 6B

First look at Fear the Walking Dead season 6B AMC

As Morgan’s (Lennie James) bid to free the remaining members of the group becomes bolder, Virginia (Colby Minifie) grows increasingly desperate to find her sister and protect the settlements from forces working inside and outside her walls.

The second half of season six reveals the impact of what living under Virginia’s control has done to each person in this group, who once saw themselves as a family. New alliances will be formed, relationships will be destroyed, and loyalties forever changed. When everyone is forced to take sides, they discover the meaning of, The End is the Beginning.

Fear the Walking Dead Season 6B premieres Monday April 12th at 2am and is repeated at 9pm.

Ride with Norman Reedus season 5

Norman Reedus AMC

The Walking Dead star and motorcycle enthusiast Norman Reedus hits the open road on a three-day, two-wheel adventure as he explores local culture both in  the US and internationally, meeting the people who help shape and influence their communities. 

Ride with Norman Reedus season 5 premieres on Tuesday, May 11th at 9pm.

Watch all the shows you love on BT TV

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