TVLine Items: Walking Dead Adds Wire Vet, Bold & Beautiful Alum to GH, Spike Gets Tut and More

The Walking Dead Seth GilliamThe Walking Dead is adding some new blood.

The Wire and Oz alum Seth Gilliam has joined the hit AMC drama as a series regular for Season 5, our sister site Deadline reports.

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Gilliam’s mystery character is described as having two sides — one full of friendly, puckish humor, and one haunted by a dark secret. Any guesses, Dead fans?

Gilliam is expected to continue his recurring role on MTV’s Teen Wolf as Dr. Deaton.

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* The Bold and the Beautiful‘s Ronn Moss will appear on General Hospital this week, TVLine has confirmed. The news was first reported by Soap Opera Digest.

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* Spike TV has greenlit the six-hour event series Tut, about the youngest Pharaoh to rule Ancient Egypt. It is slated to debut in 2015.

* Hallmark Channel has renewed When Calls the Heart for Season 2, per Deadline.