Kerry Cahill is an American actress who portrays Dianne in Season 7 of AMC’s The Walking Dead.
Cahill was born in Helena, Montana, and grew up an army brat in small rural towns of Montana, Oregon and Texas. She studied Drama at Loyola University New Orleans; the British American Drama Academy Oxford; and Queen’s University Belfast, later moving to Chicago to study with Second City, the Profiles Theater and Rick Snyder. In New Orleans. She has worked with children’s programs at Young Audiences, Voices for Children and the Contemporary Arts Center.
Cahill’s film break came under the direction of Werner Herzog in Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call New Orleans. She played farmer Mary in Free State of Jones alongside Matthew McConaughey.
Cahill continues to act and write for theater in New Orleans; earning Big Easy Awards for her performances in Zombietown and Lysistrata.