As previously reported, we told you guys, via The Hollywood Reporter, that the new Walking Dead season 5 folks have casts a new role, featuring MTV Teen Wolf star, Seth Gilliam. At the time, it had just been speculated that his character would be Father Gabriel, judging from the limited description of his role.
However, now, we can officially confirm that he will indeed be Father Gabriel, because of a recent set photo that was released on the Spoiler TV site. It shows Seth sporting his Father Gabriel preacher costume getup ,and doing his preaching thing. They also confirmed it is Father Gabriel in their accompanying article.
Father Gabriel Stokes is a character that was first introduced in Issue 61 of The Walking Dead comics, and is a preacher who met Rick and his crew after leaving his church, where he had been hiding from the walkers. Season 5 is due to premiere this Fall 2014. Stay tuned. Also, get your favorite TV show stuff, and more by Clicking Here.