There be spoilers ahead for the AMC series The Walking Dead.
The Nerdist reports today that AMC has cast Jeffrey Dean Morgan as villain Negan. He’ll make his debut on the season 6th finale of The Walking Dead.
Morgan has a appeared in a bunch of shows, including a recurring role on Grey’s Anatomy. in TWD, he’ll take on the part of Negan, the leader of The Saviors. In the comic book, The Saviors are another colony of survivors who raid and strong arm nearby towns for supplies. They eventually cross paths with Alexandria and things get heated.
According to Nerdist, Jon Hamm, Timothy Olyphant, Matt Dillon, and Garret Dillahunt were all up for the role.
Dan Casey breaks down the Negan character and gives you a quick history of the man for those interested.