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Interview: Tom Payne (Jesus) talks ‘Walking Dead,’ Gregory & his hair

5:00 pm Nov. 21, 2016

This was posted Monday, November 21, 2016 by Rodney Ho on the AJC Radio & TV Talk blog

Tom Payne, who plays the hirsute Jesus at the Hilltop on “The Walking Dead,” is British. Yup, just like seemingly half the cast.

I spoke with him today, a day after his first appearance on the show this season. He also appeared on “Talking Dead.”

His character, as befitting his name, is kind, smart and