And while the 32-year-old has found major success on the show, she originally thought her career would lead her down a comedic path.
"I never really thought I'd end up doing supernatural genres,” she explained. “When I started acting I was drawn to comedy and that's what I thought I'd end up doing." Despite the change in genre, Cohan is having a blast on the gritty and dark drama. "It's fun to do something like Walking Dead," she added.
Watch the video above to see what type of role Lauren wants to take on in the future!