Moses J. Moseley, best known for his role as one of Michonne’s zombies in the hit series “The Walking Dead” has died, aged 31.
The cause behind his death has not been released but media reports allege that the authorities may suspect a suicide.
Moses J. Moseley Was Just 31
Moses J. Moseley rose to fame as Mike, one of Michonne’s zombies, Michonne being Danai Gurira. The other zombie is played by Theshay West. Other than being on “The Walking Dead”, Moseley also starred in the movie, “Attack of the Southern Fried Zombies”.
The TWD alum was also involved in other projects like “Joyful Noise”, “The Internship”, “Queen of the South”, “Watchmen”, and “Blood Scroll: Horror Stories”.
According to TMZ, sources said that Moses J. Moseley’s family found his body in the Hudson Bridge area of Stockbridge, GA, in an area where the bridge covers a freeway. The manner of the death is under investigation, however, sources allege authorities suspect suicide.
This was Moses J. Moseley’s last post on Instagram.
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Moseley’s Manager Has Issued A Statement
According to media reports, Moseley’s family did not hear from him since Sunday, last week, and finally, on Wednesday, they filed a missing person’s report with the authorities. They contacted OnStar which helped them track the car, leading to the body.
TMZ reports Moses J. Moseley died of a gunshot wound, and the investigation is on as to who pulled the trigger. Meanwhile, his manager issued a statement, where they said, “Moses was an amazing person and if you had the opportunity to meet him he would have made your day amazing.”
The statement also read, “He was loved by everyone who met him. Such a bright light in everyone’s eyes. He was very talented, he was a great friend, the kind you could call for anything. He was always excited about life and working in the entertainment business.”
AMC, which airs “The Walking Dead” also issued a statement on Twitter to show their solidarity in the wake of Moses J. Moseley’s death.
— The Walking Dead on AMC (@WalkingDead_AMC) February 1, 2022
One of the first tributes for Moses J. Moseley has come from Theshay West, the actor who plays Michonne’s other pet in “The Walking Dead.”
Wrote West, “My heart ❤️ is broken over this. But heaven has gained an angel. Man @mosesmoseley was my best friend, soul brother, and co-star. We traveled the world met, smiled for many fans together, and shared an amazing, amazing era of greatness. I’m sending you love and light and will honor your memory. Taken too soon. Rest in love. To the fans thank you for your well wishes… this one has hit hard. I will stay visible and hold on to hope. Thank you Moses and thank you #twdfamily”
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Jeremy Palko also tweeted his shock, calling the late actor a “wonderful human being.”
— Jeremy Palko (@JeremyPalko) January 31, 2022
Actress Melissa Cowan shared her grief on Facebook, writing, “Oh god. This is just breaking my heart Moses J. Moseley you were truly one of a kind and a class act. Always nice, funny and a smile to light any room.”
She also wrote something everyone needs to take to heart, “Folks, mental health is real. If you ever need someone to talk to, please reach out. “
RIP Moses J. Moseley…