3Andrew Lincoln Talks Rick’s Hypothetical Death
Rick Grimes always has a plan and the actor who plays him is no different. At a PaleyFest panel, Andrew Lincoln talk about playing Rick Grimes, the future the series and even his character’s potential departure.
A fan asked Lincoln how Rick Grimes might finally be killed and the actor quickly answered the question: “I’m gonna say this now: This is how I want Rick to die.” Clearly, he had been thinking a lot about this.
Lincoln was reported as very animated while speaking. Here’s How Rick Grimes Might Die…
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“We’re going through the desert somewhere, and I jump off a bus,” said the actor. “So I jump in a very heroic act — Rick jumps off and calls “Caaarl!” and he added, “Maybe that’s the last thing I say.”
Lincoln continued, “I jump off, and I’m like, kung-fu kicking. I have to earn my action figure, right? I’ve gotten bit [but] doesn’t matter — keep going!” And then the death starts to overcome Rick Grimes.
“Then I’m dying, on my own. Just waiting to die. I patch up and a day passes. I’m a survivalist. But I don’t actually die,” he reassured fans. “The finale shot is, “Holy sh*t! Maybe I’m the cure!” said Lincoln, talking about Rick being completely immune.
The audience roared after Lincoln’s description. Can Rick Grimes…