Nothing is known about this man's life before or after the outbreak.
As Michonne, Siddiq, D.J., and Magna's group approach the Hilltop, this man and another guard arrive on horseback to meet with the caravan. Michonne questions their spears and if they are from Hilltop. The man replies that they are and reports that Rosita Espinosa of Alexandria has been found injured in the woods and is being taken care of by Enid.
This list shows the victims this man has killed:
- Numerous counts of zombies
- C. Thomas Howell is the real life friend of Michael Cudlitz and was given this role due to his ability to ride a horse at high speed and deliver lines all at once, without needing a stuntman to perform the stunts. One of the conditions C. Thomas Howell proposed that his character have the opportunity to be recurring.
- This character was credited as Hilltop Rider for "Stradivarius".
- This character was portrayed by photo double and stand-in actor William Michael deArmon in "Evolution" as C. Thomas Howell was not available for filming.