The Official Website for Actor Michael Rooker
The Official Website for Actor Michael Rooker

How to Get the World to Like You When Your Character’s an Ass


Wonderful insight on the Dixon brothers’ character development from our long time friend Ms. Deepdarkred. Stop by to read the full article, leave a comment or just share the love!

Nearly three years ago AMC decided to bring to our screens what has now become their biggest hit, The Walking Dead. Based on a comic book, the show revolves around the tale of a group of survivors, struggling for their lives in a post-apocalyptic world that bears little resemblance to the world we’ve grown used to use and abuse. While the comic has been successful, the show’s own fame has been quite a little unexpected, but with a gifted cast that counts: Andrew Lincoln (Rick Grimes), Laurie Holden (Andrea), Melissa McBride (Carol) and the aforementioned Michael Rooker (Merle Dixon) and Norman Reedus (Daryl Dixon) that is hardly surprising.

Which brings us back to Michael Rooker and Norman Reedus, two actors that have ended up playing characters that are completely wild cards, with no connection to the comic books… Read More here!