Explanation of Rosita’s death at the end of “The Walking Dead”

SPOILER ALERT. The Serie “The Walking Dead” came to an end last Sunday, November 20, with the premiere of a shocking final chapter who left us expected cameos and some tragic deaths.

Among these, probably one of the most painful was that of Rosita Espinosa (Christian Serratos). She was introduced in season 4 and has since evolved to become one of the most beloved figures for fans.

Do you want to know how was the departure of this character? Next, we offer you the explanation of the rosita’s death at the end of “TWD”the famous series of AMC.


towards the end of “The Walking Dead”, Rosita, Eugene and Father Gabriel were attacked by a herd of walkers from the lower districts of commonwealth. So, they are forced to climb a pipe to escape. Unfortunately, rosita he slips and falls towards the zombies.

Apparently, she manages to get out unscathed. However, she later reveals to Eugene who was bitten on the shoulder. This is a death sentence, which the series focuses on before it ends.

Christian Serratos as Rosita Espinosa, Seth Gilliam as Father Gabriel Stokes and Josh McDermitt as Eugene Porter on “The Walking Dead” (Photo: AMC)

The last wish of rosita is to spend the time you have left with your loved ones. Thus, we see that she is the protagonist of emotional farewells, after the celebration of a last family dinner.

Gabriel pray for her and offer her comfort, Coconut says goodbye to his mom and Eugene is devastated, while stating that he would not be the same if he had not met prickly. The final scene shows rosita facing death without fear.

Rosita’s death in the series “The Walking Dead” (Photo: AMC)


We could say that rosita he died as he lived, doing all he could to save Coconut. The character who was once introduced as the love interest of Abrahamshe eventually became the protector of the group.

The actress Christian Serratos revealed that the death of rosita it was his idea. She believed that the show needed a last emotional moment that fans will remember.

“I really wanted people to have that emotional experience on our finale, especially. I think in a show that was about the possibility of losing loved ones, in the end you want to lose someone. I know it sounds very dark, but I feel like we owed it to the fans, to break their hearts one last time, if that makes sense.”stated the artist to .

Christian Serratos as Rosita Espinosa and her baby Coco in the series finale of "The Walking Dead" (Photo: AMC)

Christian Serratos as Rosita Espinosa and her baby Coco in the series finale of “The Walking Dead” (Photo: AMC)

This loss is tragic, but also a reminder that fictional characters honor the legacy of those who went before them, as the director explained. Greg Nicotero.

“We worked very hard on those sequences to make sure that (Christian) got what he wanted for the character and that we paid homage to him. Because, in essence, she (pink) she really represents a lot of other people who died on the show. And that was something important, that we had the opportunity to do it the way we wanted.”explained to Comic Book.

Actress Christian Serratos as Rosita Espinosa in the series “The Walking Dead” (Photo: AMC)

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