‘The Walking Dead’ Actor Major Dodson To Star In ‘Tyson’s Run’; ‘Troupe Zero’ Casts Bella Higginbotham

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Major Dodson, who recurred on season 6 of AMC’s The Walking Dead, has been tapped for the titular role in the indie film, Tyson’s Run, from writer/director Kim Bass. Tyson, a boy living with autism, tries to connect with his unfulfilled father by training for a marathon with a disgraced former champion. Bass, who created primetime family series Sister, Sister and Keenan & Kel, is producing the pic with Deanna Shapiro. Filming is scheduled to being next month in Atlanta…