March 27, 2017 | Updated at 03:15 AM EDT The Latest Entertainment & Celebrity News

'Walking Dead' Season 4 Spoilers UPDATE: Details Revealed on Bob Stookey Character, To Be Series Regular [VIDEO]

AMC's The Walking Dead is still a long ways away from it season 4 premiere. However, that hasn't stopped bits and pieces of information from regularly surfacing for its upcoming installment.

By Robert Leo, EnStars on Apr 28, 2013 12:32 PM EDT
facebook tweet this pin it reddit plus
Sign Up for Newsletter
The Walking Dead
Cast members and producers of "The Walking Dead" take part in a panel discussion at AMC's TCA Winter Press Tour in Pasadena, California, January 14 2012. (Photo : www.reuters.com)

AMC's The Walking Dead is still a long ways away from it season 4 premiere.   However, that hasn't stopped bits and pieces of information from regularly surfacing for its upcoming installment.

It was previously reported that former Wire standout Larry Gilliard Jr. would be coming on board to play a series regular. It's now being confirmed that he will be donning the role of Bob Stookey, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

In The Walking Dead comic series, Stookey is an alcoholic loner that puts on a charming façade, and was responsible for saving the life of the Governor following his torture at the hands of Michonne.

Larry, who is 42-years-old, is mostly known for his work playing D'Angelo Barksdale on The Wire, where he actually worked with Chad Coleman (Tyreese).  However, he's also made appearances on shows such as Army Wives, Southland and Gangs of New York.

In other recent WD news, comic book creator/ executive producer Robert Kirkman caught fans off guard when he stated to AMC that the killing off of prison group leader Rick Grimes (Andrew Lincoln) isn't being ruled out.

"Yes, absolutely. We've been saying that no one is safe on this show, and I wouldn't rule out seeing the death of Rick Grimes at almost any point. We really like to keep people guessing, and I could definitely see some interesting stories coming from that.  While Rick has been a pretty solid leader, he's definitely made his share of mistakes."

The Walking Dead will be making its season 4 return on Sunday, October 14 at 9/8c.  Only time will truly tell how the character's fates will ultimately unfold.

Keep checking back for more of the latest details on the popular zombie series. A season 4 teaser clip can be watched below.

© 2017 Enstarz, All rights reserved. Do not reproduce without permission.

  • SEARCH ENSTARS

Latest News

2015 Summer TCA Tour - Day 10

'Empire' Season 3 Spoilers: Steam Options For Episode 11 Revealed; Cookie's Love Triangle Teased [VIDEO]

It has been only a week since the American musical drama series, "Empire" have started its midseason premiere for the third season, but its fans are already attached. A new episode is coming this week, and new exciting scenes have been hinted.

Escape Plan Movie CLIP - Evacuation Code (2013) - Sylvester Stallone Movie HD

'Escape Plan 2' Latest News & Updates: Action Flick Reveals Fresh Details; Here's What We Know So Far

Sylvester Stallone's "Escape Plan 2" may have a new story to take note of, as well as new details to watch out for.

Baby Driver Trailer #1 (2017) | Movieclips Trailers Movieclips Trailers/YouTube Screenshot

'Baby Driver' Latest News & Updates: Film Should Have Been Released Long Time Ago? Edgar Wright Speaks on History

"Baby Driver" is one of the generation's newest--and probably one of the most odd entries to look out for.

2010 Summer TCA Tour - Day 1

'Hawaii Five-0' Season 7 Spoilers: Series Officially Renewed By CBS; Episode 20 To Feature Rachel & Danny Relationship [VIDEO]

American action police drama television series, "Hawaii Five-0" is a few episodes away from ending its seventh season. Following this, fans and viewers are already expressing their excitement over the upcoming events to still come.

Shin Godzilla |KAIJU PROFILE (@wikizilla.org)

'Godzilla: Kaiju Wakusei (Monster Planet)' Update: Polygon Pictures 'Godzilla' Anime Franchise To Hit Japan This Year; Netflix To Stream The Monster Film

The monster film will have another franchise entitled "Godzilla: Kaiju Wakusei (Monster Planet)" and it will be launched in Japan this November 2017. Meanwhile, Netflix has stated about obtaining the worldwide distribution right to the said film.

Real Time Analytics