Cooper Andrews stars as the latest fan-favorite zombie hunter in the hit television show “The Walking Dead,” but in reality Andrews hopes to save lives with the help of marijuana.
Andrews will be featured in the upcoming season of “Cannabis Planet,” an educational television program airing this fall on major independent stations.
“I’m new to cannabis. I just started six months ago, and the positive changes that have happened is something I want to talk about,” says Andrews in an episode preview.
Andrews, better known to fans of “The Walking Dead” as the lighthearted ‘Jerry,’ also explains why he’s coming out to support further research and legalization.
“It’s portrayed in a really negative light, and I think there has to be a change in how people see it.”
The new season of “Cannabis Planet” will air on independent stations throughout major television markets, after ATT/Direct TV and DISH Network refused to carry the program. However, the program will still be available to subscribers of both service providers.
The new season will feature Andrews as well as former NBA star John Salley, retired…