According to THR, Martin-Green will play a lieutenant commander on Discovery.
Martin-Green, whose character Sasha Williams is still alive and well in The Walking Dead, has fans anxious that her new assignment means the end of her role on the AMC series. This is the first time that the primary character of a Star Trek series is not a captain. With this new role, many fans of The Walking Dead are anxious about what will happen to her character Sasha on the show.
"Star Trek: Discovery" features the franchise's Enterprise, now known as the U.S.S. Discovery.
The casting has brought the actress back to the CBS family. The Walking Dead star has already won the hearts of millions through her role and is now ready to rock the silver screen with her presence. The most prominent African American female to date is Nichelle Nichols, who played Lt. Uhura in the original series.
She plays survivor Sasha Williams in the post-apocalyptic TV series, which is now on its seventh season.
IMF's Lagarde goes on trial in Paris
The prosecution says that through her actions, Lagarde "deprived the state of a chance to avoid this money being misused". Proceedings, which went ahead despite a request by Lagarde's lawyer to postpone, are set to last through December 20 .
The 31-year-old stars as warrior Sasha Williams in the record-breaking zombie epic, which is notorious for killing off its heroes at any given second.
Star Trek: Discovery is slated to premiere in May of 2017.
Now is as good a time as any to admit I've never seen Star Trek.
Obi, Latif and Chieffo will join the previously-cast Douglas Jones, Michelle Yeoh and Anthony Rapp, who were the first three actors to join the series.
We can't wait to see Sonequa star in this series!