The entire reason Negan did what he did in the season premiere of The Walking Dead was to make Rick utterly and completely submissive. But did the big bad miscalculate in a major way by ignoring the pregnant widow he left kneeling next to her dead husband? Because while Rick is the established leader of Alexandria, Maggie has been evolving into a leader in her own right of late. And now’s she heading to the Hilltop, where — if the show follows the comic book trajectory — big things could be in store for her.
We spoke to Lauren Cohan to get the scoop on what this all means for Maggie going forward, and she had plenty of words to say, but it all comes down to one big one: vengeance.