Full Name: Melissa Suzanne McBride
The Walking Dead Character: Carol Peletier
Date of Birth: May 23, 1965
Hometown: Lexington, Kentucky
Bet You Didn’t Know… Melissa played two separate single-episode characters on Dawson's Creek: Nina and Melanie.
Melissa McBride began her acting career in the early '90s, but worked as a casting director for the decade leading up to her The Walking Dead role.
Before joining TWD in Season One, Melissa starred in The Mist, based on the Stephen King novella; and Living Proof, alongside Harry Connick, Jr. and Amanda Bynes. She was promoted to series regular in Season 2.