In the lead up to the mid-season premiere of AMC's The Walking Dead:Daryl Dixon actor Norman Reedus took to Twitter to answer fan questions. Read the Q&A below - and find out what Daryl would do if he ever lost his crossbow.
Question: What was it like to film the first episode of the walking dead? Were you nervous?
Norman Reedus: Soooo nervous. I came in on 3 so there was already a family thing happening. It was exciting.
Question: What has been one of your most favorite scenes to film? Ever.
Norman Reedus: GUT BAG that was fun. Andy & I cutting open a walker looking for Sophia’s bones was pretty disgusting.
Question: What was the most challenging Walking Dead episode or season?
Norman Reedus: This season. Killing merle and the last season was tough. The one before the one you are watching now.
Question: List Daryl’s TOP 5 Things he misses from life before the apocalypse.
Norman Reedus: Beer, Walmart, parking lot parties , dive bars, cartoons.
Question: What would you have done about the governor if you were in Rick’s shoes?
Norman Reedus: Attacked him in the middle of the night. Shut him down.
Question: If Darryl ever lost his handy crossbow, would he make the transition to a compound bow?
Norman Reedus: I think he would. Once a bowman always a bowman I’d imagine.
Question: Did you ever consider not taking on the role of Daryl? And what made you say yes?
Norman Reedus: Are you kidding, no way… if they wanted me in a dress I’d a played it in a dress. I love this show, this crew this job.
Question: What do you and Daryl Dixon have in common?
Norman Reedus: We are both honest . We mean what say. We’re both loyal. Both a little confused.
Question: What’s your favorite kind of motorcycle?
Norman Reedus: Jack Pine I have now is my favorite. But I like a lot of different ones.
Question: Do you ever listen to a certain song to prepare you for filming an intense scene?
Norman Reedus: A lot of Motorhead. Sadder songs for sadder days tho… there’s a Mascis song on “Several Shades of Why” I listened to a lot for an upcoming episode.
Question: “If you didn´t become an actor, what kind of job would you like to do?
Norman Reedus: I wouldn’t have minded doing what I was already doing. When I was younger I wanted to be a marine biologist.
Question: If you had the possibility to work with a deceased actor,which actor would it be?
Norman Reedus: River.
Question: Which season do you think was the nicest to record?
Norman Reedus: This last one.
Are there any questions you would have liked to ask? And what are your predictions for Daryl in the upcoming season? As ever, share your thoughts below.