Scott Wilson, a star of The Walking Dead, In Cold Blood and many others, has died. He was 76.
The official Twitter account for The Walking Dead comic book, upon which the AMC show is based, confirmed the news on Saturday evening. “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,” the statement read. “Our thoughts are with his family and friends. Rest in paradise, Scott. We love you.”
PEOPLE has reached out to Wilson’s reps, as well as AMC, for comment.
Wilson had a long career before appearing as Herschel Greene during the second season of The Walking Dead and becoming one of the show’s most beloved characters to date.