Last night, fans of The Walking Dead experienced arguably one of the best and most intense episodes of the season. But amidst all the blood, murder, and zombie beheadings was one very interesting moment.
In one scene in “Not Tomorrow Yet”, Andy, Jesus, and Rick must decide which of three decapitated walker heads looks the most like Gregory in order to trick Negan’s Saviors into thinking they had killed the Hilltop leader. Hmmm, the head on the far right sure looks awfully familiar, now doesn’t it?
Johnny Depp, is that really you?
According to the episode’s director and special effect guru, Greg Nicotero, the third cast was taken from Captain Jack Sparrow himself. As Nicotero (who frequently cameos as a walker himself) explained to Entertainment Weekly:
And that, folks, is how Johnny Depp became part of TWD canon.