With production already well-underway on the first episode of "The Walking Dead
," further casting reports have continued to emerge.
According to The Walking Dead
Podcast (via Bloody Disgusting), Linds Edwards
and Jim Coleman
are the latest actors to sign on to appear in "The Walking Dead." During an interview with Edwards, he revealed that Coleman will portray a new character named Lambert Kendel while Edwards (pictured) will play another new character, Leon Bassett.
It's worth noting that AMC subsequently asked that the podcast in question be removed.
As an actor, Edwards is relatively unknown, having appeared in "Seed
," "In a Blink" and "A Rats Tale." However, Coleman has an extensive resume of roles, including "American Gangster
," "Burn Notice
," "Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
" and "Sheena
Earlier this week, Chandler Riggs was cast as Carl Grimes, the son of the lead characters Rick and Lori Grimes, portrayed by Andrew Lincoln
and Sarah Wayne Callies