RIP Scott Wilson, "Hershel" on The Walking Dead

Discussion in 'Off Topic [BG]' started by viribus, Oct 7, 2018.

  1. viribus

    viribus Gold Supporting Member

    Jan 1, 2011
    Pacific Northwest
    I never actually learned to play very well
    Scott Wilson - IMDb

    Scott Wilson, an acting veteran of 50 years who was a high-profile member of the cast of “The Walking Dead” between 2011 and 2014, has died after a battle with cancer. He was 76.

    His death was announced Saturday on “The Walking Dead” official Twitter account.

    Wilson played rural farmer Hershel Greene on the series. He was a regular on “The Walking Dead” during its second, third and fourth seasons. His character helped the resistance led by star Andrew Lincoln in battling the show’s walkers. The character lost a leg in season three and was killed off in season four.

    He played pilot Scott Crossfield in “The Right Stuff,” a prison chaplain in “Dead Man Walking,” the U.S. Ambassador to Japan in “The Last Samurai” and a victim of Charlize Theron’s serial killer in Patty Jenkins’ “Monster.” His credits included “The Heartbreak Kid,” “Hostiles,” “The Gypsy Moths,” “Pearl Harbor,” “G.I. Jane,” “Junebug,” “Judge Dredd,” the Shiloh film series and “Behind the Mask: The Rise of Leslie Vernon.” He had a recurring role in several episodes of “CSI: Crime Scene Investigation” as Sam Braun.

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  2. 48thStreetCustom


    Nov 30, 2005
    Turns out, Maggie named her baby Hershel.
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