‘Walking Dead’ Star Danai Gurira to Exit Series
Published: February 09, 2019
“The Walking Dead” is losing another longtime cast member.Variety has confirmed with sources that Danai Gurira, who plays Michonne, is leaving the series. Gurira has signed a new deal to appear in a handful of episodes of Season 10 of the zomb ie drama, which will be her last on the show.Gurira is the latest high-profile exit for the series. In the first half of Season 9, Andrew Lincoln departed the series, though he will appear in a series of spinoff films currently in the works at AMC. Gurira will likely lock down a similar deal once her time on the flagship series has ended. Lauren Cohan, who plays Maggie, also only appeared in a few episodes of Season 9 as she signed on to star in the ABC series “Whiskey Cavalier.” Previously, series regular Lennie James also departed “The Walking Dead” to appear on “Fear the Walking Dead,” with Austin Amelio,...
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