[TV] Dr. Eugene Porter Cast For Season Four of The Walking Dead Posted by Larry Csonka on 10.12.2013
Who will play the role?
According to The Hollywood Reporter, Josh McDermitt will join season four of The Walking Dead, as he has been cast as Dr. Eugene Porter. Porter is a former high school science teacher who travels with Rosita (the recently cast Christian Serratos) and Abraham (Michael Cudlitz from Southland), a sports coach and former Army sergeant.
New showrunner Scott Gimple had the following to say about the new characters arriving on the show…
"We're going to tell a version of the Eugene, Abraham and Rosita comic stories. I love those characters from the book, they are very different flavors of comic book characters than we've seen on the show."