So Dr. S is now a biggish part of the story. Who is the guy? His full name is apparently Dr. Caleb Subramanian and he's played by actor Sunkrish Bala.
What else do we know? Not much. But we do know he's not even the first Dr. S. Remember the female Dr. Stevens featured in Woodbury in Season 3? Maybe we just always need a Dr. S., and now that she's ... somewhere, maybe dead ... he's here.
The new Dr. S. may be a fresh take on the male comic book character named Dr. Stevens, who was also from Woodbury and got to know The Governor and Bob Stookey.
We've been so caught up in wondering if Bob is a spy for The Governor, but we have to stay open to the possibility that The Powers That Be are using Bob as a red herring. Maybe Bob is harmless and Dr. S is trouble? Maybe they're both in cahoots with The Governor, using different tactics to help him from the inside? Or maybe they're both decent guys and not connected to the burned people of Episode 2 or the rats at the fence or anything else.
What do you think of Dr. S? Can we trust him? Do you not care, since all these newbies seem to be dying off anyway?
The Walking Dead Season 4 airs on Sundays at 9 p.m. ET on AMC.