Scott Wilson, the actor who portrayed Hershel on “The Strolling Lifeless,” has died, in line with studies. He was 76.
Wilson had been battling most cancers, in line with the Hollywood Reporter. His demise was confirmed Saturday in a message posted on the Twitter web page of “The Strolling Lifeless,” which despatched condolences to the actor’s household and mates.
“We’re deeply saddened to report that Scott Wilson, the unbelievable actor who performed Hershel on #TheWalkingDead, has handed away on the age of 76,” the tweet learn. “Our ideas are together with his household and mates. Relaxation in paradise, Scott. We love you!”
On the present, Wilson performed Hershel, father of Maggie, who’s performed by Lauren Cohan. Wilson joined “The Strolling Lifeless” in Season 2, however his character died throughout Season four, ET On-line reported.
Showrunner Angela Kang mentioned Saturday at New York Comedian-Con that Wilson had been scheduled to return for the present’s new season, ET reported, however no extra particulars have been out there.
In line with Selection, Wilson was born in Atlanta on March 29, 1942, and hitchhiked to Los Angeles after graduating from highschool.
He finally obtained roles in movies corresponding to “The Nice Gatsby,” “Within the Warmth of the Evening,” “The Ninth Configuration,” “In Chilly Blood,” and “The Proper Stuff.”
Wilson was additionally energetic within the Display Actors Guild, Selection reported.
He’s survived by his spouse, Heavenly, in line with studies.