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A new character joins "The Walking Dead"

Not long after news that  “The Walking Dead” will be back for  a seventh season comes word of an addition to the roster.

Reports EW:

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"Jeffrey Dean Morgan has been cast as comic-book villain Negan. Morgan is expected to appear toward the end of the current season and then return for season 7 as a possible series regular."

MORE COVERAGE: “Walking Dead” star Andrew Lincoln spotted in Decatur

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Our resident Dead head Rodney Ho is on a set visit today but here are some of his recent posts:

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A talk with Ross Marquand, Aaron on ‘The Walking Dead’

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