Sonequa Martin-Green Stars In New Series Star Trek: Discovery
Sonequa Martin-Green from the hit series The Walking Dead has snagged a leading role in the new series called Star Trek: Discovery. Martin-Green will be the first African-American female to ever lead in any Star Trek ensemble ever.
Entertainment Weekly confirmed the casting and the premiere will be set Summer of 2017. Deadline Hollywood confirmed that Martin-Green's character’s name would be, Lieutenant Commander Rainsford. Everyone is excited about the premiere in May 2017 on CBS. We will be watching!