Maggie has experienced soul-crushing heartbreak. After having lost just about everybody she has ever cared for, Maggie has managed to pick herself back up. But this time is different – the monster who took her husband is still out there. At the same time her thirst for revenge propels her, Maggie finds herself in a position of leadership at the Hilltop, a humble community prepared to follow her into war and help secure a brighter future for themselves and her unborn child.
Lauren Cohan was last seen on the big screen in the Tupac Shakur biopic All Eyez on Me as Leila Steinberg, an early mentor of Tupac. Prior to that, she starred in STX’s The Boy, a horror thriller produced by Lakeshore Entertainment and Vertigo Entertainment, directed by William Brent Bell (The Devil Inside) and written by Stacey Menear. She also recently appeared in Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice, as Martha Wayne, the socialite mother of Bruce Wayne and wife of Dr. Thomas Wayne. Cohan also recently guest starred in two episodes of Season Four of The Mindy Project.
Cohan previously guest starred in Law & Order: SVU. Additional television credits include a series regular role on Supernatural, pivotal guest roles on Chuck and The Vampire Diaries, and guest appearances on Modern Family, CSI: New York and Cold Case.
In 2014, Cohan starred in the John Herzfeld-directed independent film Reach Me alongside Sylvester Stallone, Kyra Sedgwick, and Kelsey Grammar. Additional film credits include Casanova, with Heath Ledger; Van Wilder 2: The Rise of Taj; and Death Race 2.
Born in Philadelphia, Cohan spent her childhood in New Jersey before moving to the United Kingdom at the age of 13. There, she graduated from the University of Winchester/King Alfred’s College, where she studied drama and English literature. While at the university, she co-founded and toured with a theater company called No Man’s Land.