Scott Wilson played a large part early on in the The Walking Dead playing Hershel through the arc of the Governor.
The official The Walking Dead Twitter account confirm his passing earlier this morning with the following tweet:
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! pic.twitter.com/guNI7zSqDZ
— The Walking Dead (@TheWalkingDead) October 7, 2018
Many of Scott’s friends he had worked with throughout his very successful career has shared their thoughts on Twitter and other social media’s.
May he now rest in paradise.