Recently, Entertainment Weekly, dropped this new photo for the upcoming “The Walking Dead” season 5, and it features a “first look” glimpse at Father Gabriel Stokes in action. He’s being portrayed by Teen Wolf actor, Seth Gilliam. Seth also chatted with Entertainment Weekly about how he prepped for the character, saying: “I only read the comic book where Father Gabriel was introduced, which I think was episode 61 in the comics. I didn’t read anything before that, and I haven’t read anything after that.
I discovered from reading about the show that often times characters’ names and journeys are kind of crisscrossed and mismatched, so I thought if I did read too much I might be giving myself a lot of information that would be useless, or just outright wrong. So I figured, like with everything, I’d just take the script and try to fill him out the best I possibly can.” Read more »