‘Fear the Walking Dead’ Casts ‘Orange is the New Black’ Actress Elizabeth Rodriguez

The Walking Dead spin-off, the poorly named Fear the Walking Dead has a brand new cast member!

The recently cast series regular isĀ Orange is the New Black‘s Elizabeth Rodriguez, who you may know better as Daya’s mother Aleida Diaz.

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Or you may know her better as Agent Chavez on Grimm.

Fear the Walking Dead is set across the country in Los Angeles and unlike The Walking Dead will start at the beginning of the outbreak.

The sort-of prequel spin-off premieres sometime this June on AMC, who has already signed the series on for a two season commitment.

NEXT: Watch the First Official Fear the Walking Dead Trailer

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