AMC’s The Walking Dead has announced that three actors have been promoted to series regular.
Ogg plays Simon, the right-hand man to Savior leader Negan. Nacon is Enid, a teenage resident of Alexandria who has shown a connection to Carl. McIntosh plays one of the newest characters on the show, Jadis, leader of the junk yard scavengers.
Season 8 will pick up amidst the war between Rick’s alliance and The Saviors. Series showrunner Scott Gimple previously said that the season will see Rick and company battling to preserve the very fragile civilization they have established.
The Walking Dead continues to go from strength to strength and is one of the top genre shows out there also arguably the most successful graphic novel to TV adaption of the 21st century.