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This article is about the actor who portrayed Spencer Monroe. For other pages with the same name, see: Austin

Austin Nichols is an American actor who portrayed Spencer Monroe in AMC's The Walking Dead.


Austin Nichols was born in Ann Arbor, Michigan, in 1980. He began competitive water skiing when he was two years old, and represented the United States junior water ski team in 1997 in the Pan-American Championships.

He began taking acting lessons at the age of fifteen and moved to Los Angeles after attending McCallum High School in Texas.

Other Works

  • Holiday in the Sun
  • The Utopian Society
  • The Day after Tomorrow
  • Wimbeldon
  • Glory Road
  • One Tree Hill
  • Ray Donovan
  • Bates Motel


  • At first, he intended to become a professional water skier. However, he injured his shoulder and could no longer participate in the sport.
  • He is mainly famous for being part of the television series: One Tree Hill, where he worked with Hilarie Burton Morgan, who portrays Lucille Smith in The Walking Dead.

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