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This article is about the Comic Series character. You may be looking for his TV Series counterpart. For other pages with the same name, see: Alex

"The ever-wily Paul Monroe... you'll never get one over on him."
—Alex to Paul.[src]

Alex is a character first encountered in Issue 122 of Image Comics' The Walking Dead. He is a resident and a nurse of the Hilltop Colony.


Location Unknown

Nothing is known about Alex's life prior to or as the outbreak began. It is possible he was a nurse (as he is at the Hilltop) or had some other form of experience in the medical field.


Hilltop Colony

Not much is known of Alex's life in Hilltop. During his time in Hilltop, he became a nurse and works alongside Dr. Carson.

All Out War - Part Two

Alex is first seen, where he comes knocking on Paul Monroe's door, saying that he's been away so long that he feels that he hasn't talked to him in forever. Alex asks Paul to read to him, so he can hear his voice, but Paul knows that he just wants to snuggle up next to him in bed.

A New Beginning

After the two year timeskip, Alex is seen sitting down with another man at the feast, reading the letter addressed to him from Paul Monroe, and as he is reading it his friend tells Alex that he knew Paul did care about him.

Whispers Into Screams

Later, he meets with Paul as he is checking up on Darius. They talk about Paul's letter and someone called Wes, until Alex kisses him. Later, when Paul Monroe and Maggie are interrogating Lydia, he steps in, warning the two that the two bullies are awake.

Life And Death

He attends Gregory's execution alongside other Hilltop residents.

The Whisperer War

Alex is seen taking care of Aaron from is knife wound. When he sees Aaron and Paul together he says that they would make a great couple.

Killed Victims

This list shows the victims Alex has killed:

  • Possibly numerous counts of zombies


Paul Monroe

Alex and Jesus had a brief romantic relationship which seemed to be more of a fling than anything serious. Later on, Alex finds out that Aaron and Paul are now dating and, despite his previous relationship with Paul, is ecstatic to find out and is very happy for him.


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Appears Voice is heard
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Appears as a corpse Appears in a hallucination/dream