When your character's life story is built on a house of lies, when every decision he or she makes is a poor one, an actor's bound to get frustrated playing that role, right? Not necessarily.
The Envelope invited six actors from some of television's most compelling dramas — Julianna Margulies (
For Caplan and some of the others, it's not an actor's job to judge his or her character but rather to play the tole believably. For Reedus, when he was uncomfortable with his character's life views early on, he asked the show runner to change it — and it worked, giving viewers the Daryl Dixon we all know and love today.