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Chandler Riggs is an American actor who portrayed Carl Grimes in AMC's The Walking Dead.


Chandler Riggs was born in Atlanta, Georgia. He is the son of Gina Ann Riggs (née Carlton) and William Riggs. He has a younger brother, Grayson Riggs.

He played a Munchkin in his musical theater debut, Atlanta's Fox Theater production of The Wizard of Oz. In 2009, at age nine, he got his first two major acting breaks simultaneously: Tom in the film Get Low and a small part in the television movie The Wronged Man.

In late 2017, he started releasing electronic music under the stage-name of Eclipse.[1]

Other Works

  • Jesus H. Zombie
  • Get Low
  • The Wronged Man
  • Mercy
  • Keep Watching
  • Robot Chicken
  • Only
  • Inherit the Viper
  • A Million Little Things


  • His mother, Gina Ann, and brother, Grayson, have been extras on the TV Series.
  • He had his own YouTube channel named "theorangetrampoline". On his account, he made vlogs, and gameplay/commentaries of him playing various games with YouTube personalities. On February 25th, 2013, he shut it down for unknown reasons.
  • He and his fellow cast member Alanna Masterson share the same birthday.

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