The Walking Dead Season 9 Episode 8 Recap: Jesus Dies as the Whisperers Arrive – TV Guide.
For Walking Dead comic book readers and show-only viewers alike, Sunday’s midseason finale ended with a massive shock: the death of Jesus (Tom Payne), a fan-favorite figure who remains alive and well in the comics from Robert Kirkman and Charlie Adlard.
Jesus was killed in the midseason finale of season nine by an unknown member of the Whisperers who will become the main antagonists going forward in the television series.
So, it looks like the decision to leave The Walking Dead was down to Payne who felt creatively his character was getting stale. Jesus is still very much alive in Robert Kirkman’s original Walking Dead comics, marking another divergence from between the source material and the show.
Negan notices that Judith is upset and she explains that Daryl asked her to watch Dog for him while he moved the Kingdom to the Hilltop. However, Dog has disappeared.
Maggie left The Walking Dead back in Season 9 before the big time jump. Lauren Cohan, the actress who plays Maggie , originally left The Walking Dead over a combination of rumored salary disputes and the fact that she was cast in the ABC series Whiskey Cavalier, which was canceled after just one season.
The Walking Dead director Rosemary Rodriguez has teased Rick Grimes’ potential return . Rodriguez, who has worked on the show since season seven, was asked what she was most looking forward to in 2021 on the AMC drama’s Twitter page. She responded: “Finding Rick Grimes on the big screen!”
Every Major Walking Dead Character Who Died (So Far) Shane Walsh (Jon Bernthal) Lori Grimes (Sarah Wayne Callies) Andrea (Laurie Holden) Dale Horvath (Jeffrey DeMunn) Glenn Rhee (Steven Yeun) Carl Grimes (Chandler Riggs) Hershel Greene (Scott Wilson) Merle Dixon (Michael Rooker)
Andrew Lincoln will portray Rick once again in a series of Walking Dead movies. And after the events of The Walking Dead season 10, episode 13 “What We Become,” it also seems possible that Michonne (Danai Gurira) will be joining him.
Negan will never truly be a good guy , but he can redeem himself, albeit slightly. It can be difficult to see the good in a man who killed off two beloved characters merely minutes into his first appearance. However, with Negan making significant moves to become Mr.
Near the beginning of the episode, Ezekiel (Khary Payton) can be seen coughing and, later on, when Siddiq (Avi Nash) questions him about his illness, he removes a scarf from around his neck to reveal a large lump. He has thyroid cancer.
AMC has confirmed that filming is underway once again on the hit zombie series. As has been the case with man productions during 2020, the show was forced to hit the pause button back in March in the interest of health and safety. Now , work has begun on the remaining episodes of season 10.
The completely different spin took its own completely different spin in the midseason nine finale, in which Negan finally breaks free from prison, thanks to Father Gabriel (Seth Gilliam) accidentally leaving the door to Negan’s cell open in a fit of grief and rage.
Andrew Lincoln, who played Rick in the AMC TV series, was killed off in the last series of The Walking Dead . However, in a diversion from the comics, he perished sacrificing himself by blowing up a bridge loaded with walkers, who were on their way to one of the allied towns.