By Paul Chavez For Dailymail. Tom Payne said his character's sexuality on The Walking Dead likely won't become a major storyline. They haven't done that with any other characters really,' Payne said. The Essex native clarified that his character had not been hiding his sexuality on the series. It just hadn't been mentioned on the show,' Payne said. The actor said he did 'nothing major' to help with his portrayal of the character. Jesus is gay in the comic books and the character came out in a matter-of-fact way during Sunday's episode to Maggie Rhee, played by year-old Lauren Cohan.
While Jesus is explicitly gay in the comic books, the AMC show chose for the character to come out as casually as possible. I always found it hard getting close to anyone. Photo by Angelo Kritikos. Bought myself a little piece of history today. New job new hair!
Thomas Payne born 21 December is an English actor. Payne was born in Chelmsford , Essex , and grew up in Bath , Somerset , where he attended King Edward's School and was a prolific contributor to the school's drama department. He then appeared in Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day.
By Dailymail. Tom Payne has become engaged to his year-old Swedish girlfriend Jennifer Akerman. The year-old actor shared the news on The Talking Dead, a show that comes on after his hit series The Walking Dead.