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.
While Payne thinks there’s room for fans to think Aaron and Jesus could have gotten together in the six years that passed on the show, showrunner Angela Kang has a more simplistic view on the Aaron and Jesus dynamic. They’re just two really good friends.
It’s a marker of how serious this problem is, and there’s a lot of story that comes from this loss.” On Sunday’s midseason finale, Jesus died during a rescue mission to save Eugene—after a walker revealed itself to be a human in zombie skin, and stabbed him. But because Jesus is still alive in the Walking Dead .
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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.
The very end of tonight’s Walking Dead introduces a huge twist – walkers that talk ! Well, not exactly. These ” talking ” walkers are not really what they appear to be, and are actually the new season 9 villains – a group of people who live among the walkers called the Whisperers.
Aaron to Michonne. Aaron is a main character and a survivor of the outbreak in AMC’s The Walking Dead . He was the recruiter of the Alexandria Safe-Zone.
How does the death of Jesus ( Tom Payne ) in the Walking Dead midseason nine finale differ from his death in the Walking Dead comic books from Robert Kirkman and Charlie Adlard ? In a word: majorly. In more words: majorly, because Jesus does not die in Kirkman and Adlard’s zombie comic — at least, he hasn’t died yet.
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.
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)
Maggie (Lauren Cohan) has been gone, but she’s not dead . The fifth episode of season 9 of “The Walking Dead ” revealed that she left the Hilltop with the mysterious Georgie during the big time jump that came at the end of Rick Grimes’ (Andrew Lincoln) final episode. So Cohan left “The Walking Dead ” to try new things.
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.
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.