Lauren Cohan plays Maggie on AMC’s smash zombiefest THE WALKING DEAD. She has had pivotal guest star roles on NBC’s fan favoUrite CHUCK and the CW hit THE VAMPIRE DIARIES. Lauren was born in Philadelphia and spent her childhood in New Jersey before moving to England. 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 theatre company No Man’s Land. On the big screen, Lauren has appeared opposite Heath Ledger in CASANOVA, starred in VAN WILDER 2: THE RISE OF TAJ and appeared in the sequel DEATH RACE 2.
Lauren’s other television credits include a guest spot on ABC’s MODERN FAMILY and a series regular role on the CW’s SUPERNATURAL, as well as guest star roles on the hit CBS series CSI: NEW YORK and COLD CASE. Lauren currently divides her time between London and Los Angeles.