This Hilltop resident is a survivor of the outbreak in AMC's The Walking Dead. He is a resident and a guard of the Hilltop Colony.


Location Unknown

Nothing is known about this man's life prior to or as the outbreak began.


Season 9


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 Hilltop messenger is seen walking with his fellow guard through Alexandria as Gabriel asks Barbara who they are.

Killed Victims

This list shows the victims this man has killed:


TV Series

Season 9


  • This character is credited as Hilltop Rider in "Stradivarius".
  • 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 portrayed by photo double and stand-in actor William Michael deArmon in "Evolution" as C. Thomas Howell was not available for filming.
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Start a Discussion Discussions about Hilltop Resident 1 (TV Series)

  • Will we see this Hilltop Guard again?

    3 messages
    • No for the rest of S9. He basically appeared as a cameo and if he returns would be in the future.
    • It's possible he returned, they just finished filming Season 9 last week so who knows. I doubt it, though. But was happy the actor asked...
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