The Walking Dead/Merle Dixon
From The TV IV
Merle Dixon is the big brother to Daryl. While he is abrasive and racist, he is also protective of his young brother.
- Norman Reedus, who plays Merle's brother Daryl, originally auditioned for the part.
- The killing off of the character was not originally planned and was a last minute decision, as Merle was intended to be a recurring character for Season 4.