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Karl Makinen is an American actor who portrayed Richard in AMC's The Walking Dead.


Karl was born in Queens, New York. After performing shows in his basement for the neighborhood kids and enjoying the laughs and reactions he created, he became involved in school plays and decided to study acting, despite his father wishes.

He finally got his father aproval when he received a guest-starring role on his father's favorite show, NYPD Blue.

Other Works

  • Ice Cream Man
  • Race Against Time: The Search for Sarah
  • Crazy Horse
  • When the Cradle Falls
  • Houdini
  • The Human Contract
  • Saviors in the Night
  • Days of Our Lives
  • Prison Break
  • Thirst

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