The Walking Dead star Scott Wilson has died at the age of 76, IGN has confirmed.
Wilson’s agent provided the following statement to IGN: “With regret, I can confirm that my friend and client Scott Wilson passed away at his home in LA earlier today, due to complications from Leukemia. Scott was one of the most genuine, inspirational, and truly beloved people. His amazing legacy will live on through his timeless performances. He will be missed deeply by his wife, family, and friends.”
The official Walking Dead Twitter account Tweeted a tribute to Wilson on Saturday night:
“We are deeply saddened to report that Scott Wilson, the incredible actor who played Hershel on #TheWalkingDead, has passed away at the age of 76. Our thoughts are with his family and friends. Rest in paradise, Scott. We love you!”