Actress Kim Dickens (above) who has everyone talking after her performance in Gone Girl, is looking like the favourite for the female lead in the new Walking Dead spinoff series.
“The untitled Walking Dead spinoff, code name Cobalt, takes place during the same zombie apocalypse depicted in the blockbuster mothership series but in a different location. It revolves around a divorced teacher and a guidance counselor, who are working together and are in a relationship. The counselor has two children from a previous marriage, played by Frank Dillane and Alycia Debnam Carey. She looks like the girl next door but has a darkness to her, a troubled past that will come back to haunt her.”
Dickens is also known for having appeared in Treme and Sons of Anarchy, she’s tipped to play the Counsellor in the new series.