Casting CallsLauren Cohan's Future on 'The Walking Dead' May Be in Trouble

Lauren Cohan’s Future on ‘The Walking Dead’ May Be in Trouble


Lauren Cohan lands a lead role in an ABC pilot, Whiskey Cavalier.

News surrounding 's future on The Walking Dead have been circulating the internet over the last few days. The is currently without a contract for season nine, but Cohan was reportedly “in active negotiations” to extend her deal, and the former show runner, Scott Gimple, said he was “hopeful” something could be worked out.

Now, according to reports, Cohan has landed a lead role in an .  is described as a “high-octane hourlong action dramedy that follows the adventures of tough but tender FBI super-agent Will (codename: “Whiskey Cavalier”) who, following an emotional breakup, is assigned to work with badass CIA operative Francesca “Frankie” Trowbridge (codename: “Fiery Tribune”),” according to The Hollywood Reporter. Cohan, as “Frankie” Trowbridge, will alongside Scandal star Scott Foley's Will Chase.

The Walking Dead will continue without Cohan, but this doesn't necessarily mean the end is near for Maggie. Keep in mind, Whiskey Cavalier didn't get a straight-to-series order, so ABC might not pick it up.

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