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Actor Daniel Newman
Gender Male
Hair Red
Age Early 30s
Occupation Unknown (Pre-Apocalypse)
Kingdom Soldier (Post-Apocalypse)
Family Unknown
First Appearance "East"
Last Appearance "Some Guy"
Death Episode "Some Guy"
Cause of Death Gunned down by an unnamed Savior (Alive)
Shot in the head by Alvaro (Zombified)
Status Dead
Series lifespan "East" to "Some Guy"
Ethnicity Caucasian-American
Daniel (TV Series) Gallery

Daniel is a survivor of the outbreak in AMC's The Walking Dead. He is a resident of The Kingdom.


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


Season 6


Daniel appears outside some farm buildings, looking for his horse whilst surrounded by zombies. He can be seen killing a walker with a spear made by the Hilltop Colony. As Rick and Morgan approach him, he tells them to leave because of the imminent walker threat. As he tries to run away, Rick attempts to shoot him however Morgan pushes the gun away at the last minute, potentially saving the man's life.

"Last Day on Earth"

Daniel and another survivor stumble across Morgan and Carol shortly after Roman's death and Morgan tells them that he has their horse and asks for their help in saving Carol, who was stabbed previously by Jiro and shot in the arm and leg by Roman.

Season 7

"The Well"

Daniel helps transport Carol to the Kingdom with Colton and Morgan until a group of zombies attack them. Just as they were getting overwhelmed, Richard and other members from the Kingdom arrive in time to dispatch the zombies and save Daniel's group.

Killed Victims

This list shows the victims Daniel has killed:


TV Series

Season 6

Season 7


  • He is the first named Kingdom survivor to appear.
  • Daniel is credited as ​"The Man" in the credits for "East" and "Last Day On Earth".
  • The actor and character both share the same first name.