Actress and WildAid ambassador for elephants

American actress Melissa McBride is best known for her role as Carol Peletier on the AMC series The Walking Dead. McBride has garnered critical acclaim and received multiple awards and nominations for her role on the show. She made her series television debut in a 1993 episode of ABC legal drama series Matlock, and later guest-starred in several other television drama series, including In the Heat of the Night, American Gothic, Profiler, Walker Texas Ranger, and Dawson's Creek.