From Wizard World Philadelphia: Michael Rooker is the holy trinity of badassery: he’s a man, a myth and a legend. And when you make an entrance at a Wizard World panel, THIS is how you do it. Let the schooling begin!
The name Merle Dixon brings up some strong feelings for any “Walking Dead” fan. Played by Michael Rooker, Merle is the older and for more crude brother of fan favorite Daryl Dixon. College Times had the opportunity to speak with Rooker before his visit about being Merle, playing a zombie and his time on the show.