Ryan Hurst (Sons of Anarchy) is set to join the cast of The Walking Dead.
Hurst will play Beta, a key member of The Whisperers, which is led Alpha (Samantha Morton). He joins another recent recurring cast addition, Cassidy McClincy, who plays Lydia. The Walking Dead is based on the comic title of the same name from Robert Kirkman and Image Comics.
The Walking Dead has been the number one drama on television among adults 18-49 for the last six seasons. The series is executive produced by Scott M. Gimple, showrunner Angela Kang, Robert Kirkman, Gale Anne Hurd, David Alpert, Greg Nicotero, Tom Luse and Denise Huth.