THR: You mentioned you're worried Walking Dead fans may be upset over Milton's role in the death of a major character. After essentially confessing he was the one responsible for destroying the pool of biters the Governor was planning to turn on Rick (Andrew Lincoln), the Governor tortured Milton for turning on him. Terms of Use |

Dallas was born and raised in Houston, Texas, where he attended Paul Revere Middle School and Robert E. Lee High School. The Hollywood Reporter caught up with Roberts to discuss Milton's brutal demise and his message to fans of the Robert Kirkman comics who may be upset over Andrea's demise.
About Our Ads Once it became clear that it wasn't the case, he had to go. She was so raw about that, that it was a powerful scene to shoot with her. Milton didn't get a death dinner because I basically just existed in Woodbury (laughs). 1994-Present THR: Do you think Milton deserved such a cruel fate after working so diligently for the Governor? In 1990, he was accepted to the Julliard School in New York City, New York, where he gr… After Milton leaves a tool to help Andrea escape cavity, she barely manages to free herself and put Zombie Milton down -- but not before he took a bite out of her and effectively sealed her fate. Then two months later they called us to shoot the scene again (laughs). So if you stretch it … He is best known for his role as Milton Mamet in the third season of AMC's The Walking Dead (2012-2013), Eliot Delson on Unforgettable, and Owen Cavanaugh on The Good Wife. Dallas Mark Roberts

Following the brutal beat-down, the Governor demands Milton kill his partner in peace Andrea (Laurie Holden) to prove his loyalties. All rights reserved. Roberts: When Milton sets the pit of walkers on fire and removes some soldiers from the Governor's army and then comes back to the Governor and says, "I really hope you find out who did this," that was a suicide mission on some level, that Milton knew he was going to pay for that.

It was a heartbreaking ending not only for Milton but also for Andrea. Male THR: Did you and Laurie get a death dinner?

I was in New York at the time and Glen explained how it was going to go down.

Age Are you upset he took a bite out of Andrea? The Hollywood Reporter: When did you find out Milton wouldn't survive the season?

Roberts: (Laughing) No. 7:30pm PT

Privacy | Roberts: That's right in the Governor's wheelhouse of being such a cruel psychopath. THR: Do you know whose idea it was to kill Andrea off? THR: Being left to reanimate is more cruel than if the Governor had just shot him in the head.

Do you think Milton died a hero? Milton Mamet It was really brutal and heartfelt, and it was easy to get to because we were both saying goodbye to The Walking Dead and we were saying goodbye to each other through the guise of Milton and Andrea.

Roberts: Sure, I'll take it! 2, they’ll take out anybody! Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. 1, it wasn't my fault and it wasn't my idea! "A Home at the End of the World""Walk the Line" Also Known For Caucasian-American March 31, 2013 Actor He also starred in another AMC television series, He was slated to make his Broadway debut as Tom Wingfield in a revival of Tennessee Williams'. The original pitch was that Milton got shot in the stomach and left to bleed out. That didn't come to pass and I have to think that that's where he was leaning. If The Walking Dead has taught us anything, it's that it'll be in a way we don't expect. It's a smart thing that Kirkman has done in that it allows him the latitude to have these two different worlds in the comics and on the show and have some difference there so you can keep super-fans on their toes. Do you think Milton deserved to die? Roberts: I'm sure she did, I'm sure they had one for her! He then moved to LA to act in plays and eventually movies and TV Series. It would have felt odd for everyone to rally around Milton when only Andrea and Merle (Michael Rooker) were the only two people we knew from The Walking Dead seasons one and two that had anything to do with him. Ethnicity By the time we reshot the scene, there were some different ideas about what their time in the room together was going to be like. THR: Milton makes an attempt to kill the Governor after he's been beaten and does what he can to help Andrea. It was bittersweet but exciting.

Hopefully there is some spark left in Milton even when he's undead so all his research wouldn't be for nothing (laughs). We had gone on hiatus and episode 14 was changing. What do you hope his fate is? THR: Technically Tyreese being in Woodbury ultimately saves all the people in Woodbury when they go back to the prison. STORY: 'The Walking Dead' Cast Bids Glen Mazzara Farewell. Gender That's where Milton's heart was the whole time: there are people in Woodbury who can use our help and that's the place where they can get it.