Chad Coleman who starred in the later seasons of The Wire has been cast as a fan favorite from the comic books of the Walking Dead. Not going to say who the character is even though others have said who it is, but you can figure it out based on looks and where the story is currently at. I couldn’t be more happy with the casting decision because I think he’s the perfect choice! Plus, I think he’s a great actor and was one of my favorites in The Wire.
Rick’s post-apocalyptic army is growing, and not a moment too soon. The Walking Dead has recruited Wire grad Chad Coleman to play the key role of [spoiler], TVLine has confirmed.
More can be found over at TV Overmind too.
Some scenes from The Wire featuring Chad Coleman