The Walking dead actor Scott Wilson passed away at the age 76. Scott Wilson played the role of Hershel Greene on the televisions hit series ‘The Walking dead’. The Walking dead is included in the top season of all time according to IMDB.
His role of Hershel Greene will surely be remembered by all of the ‘The Walking Dead’ fans. His character like many others died in the show after being bitten by the zombies. Or as they call them in them hit show ‘Walkers’. In real life the veteran actor died at his home in Los Angeles from Leukemia a type of cancer. The Walking dead panel decided to bring his character back in the upcoming season nine of the famous show. He even recorded three episodes with them. Moments after the panel announced his return to the show, The Walking Dead’s Official Twitter account tweeted. It was a heartbreaking news of his death.
In march 29,1942 Wilson was born in Atlanta. Scott Wilson played his first role in the film in a movie called ‘The Heart of the night’ in 1967. Then he starred in the film ‘Cold Blood’. Moving on in his career, he also starred in very famous movies. Which include The Great Gatsby, Pearl Harbor, Judge Dredd, Monster and many others. Other than The Walking Dead he also acted in other television serials on CSI, The X Files and Robot Chicken.
In 2011 in an interview he said” I’ve accomplished more than I would have hoped to have accomplished. I don’t want to be a big movie star. Yet I want to be as fine actor as I can be. I am still striving for that to be as good as I can be”. In The Walking Dead television series he played an unforgettable role of a widowed father Hershel Greens. Hershel Greene was a rural farmer who knew how to fight with the dead and take care of his family. Scott was a regular in the second, third and fourth season of the AMC’s show. He lost his leg in the season three .
Scott Wilson’s acted for almost fifty years. During his career he made a lot of fans. One fan tweeted “Absolutely incredible actor. My prayers are with you and your family. Rest in peace Scott.” Another broken-hearted The Walking Dead fan wrote” Very saddened by this news. He was perfect as Hershel Greene, the best possible Hershel Greene that nobody could have asked for. Such a brilliant actor that really did the character justice. My condolences go out to all of his family and friends. May he R.I.P#”.