At 76 years died actor Scott Wilson, star of TV series “the Walking dead”.
Scott Wilson, familiar to viewers for his role of Hershel Greene in “the Walking dead” and movies like “Enemies”, “the Last samurai” and “pearl Harbor”, after a long battle with cancer died at the age of 76 years.
Twitter account of comic The Walking Dead, which is based on the eponymous series, confirmed the sad news: “We are deeply saddened by the need to announce that Scott Wilson, the wonderful actor who played Hershel in “the Walking dead” has died at the age of 76 years. We pray for his family and friends. Rest in peace, Scott. We love you.”
While at the ongoing New York Comic-Con 2018 showrunner of the Walking dead Angela Kang’s just a few hours before the sad news of the death of the actor has announced that Scott Wilson will return to his role of Hershel in season 9, which premieres today, Sunday, October 7. Sources report that Scott filmed several scenes of flashbacks.
Fans of the TV series CSI Wilson sign on the role of a casino owner in Vegas, Sam Braun, father of Catherine Willows. Also Scott Wilson starred with the most famous representatives of Hollywood of the sixties and seventies in “the Great Gatsby” (1974, with Robert Redford), “midnight heat” (1967, with Sidney Poitier), “Hladnokrovno” (1967).
In 2011, after several years of oblivion, Scott Wilson made a kind of comeback he joined the second season of “the Walking dead” in the role of Hershel. In the image of the farmer-vet it was delayed until the fourth season, and his death and today is considered one of the most difficult for fans of “the Walking dead”.