Amber Tamblyn joins the cast of Y The Last Man

Amber Tamblyn is set for a starring role in FX’s Y drama pilot, based on the acclaimed post-apocalyptic science fiction DC comic book series Y: The Last Man. She joins Diane Lane, Barry Keoghan, Imogen Poots, Lashana Lynch, Juliana Canfield and Marin Ireland in the stellar ensemble cast.

Tamblyn will portray Mariette Callows, the daughter of the president of the United States who has been groomed for a career in politics and to uphold her father’s conservative values.

Michael Green (American Gods, Blade Runner 2049, Logan) and Aïda Mashaka Croal (Luke CageTurn) will serve as showrunners and executive producers. Nina Jacobson and Brad Simpson of Color Force (American Crime StoryPoseThe Hunger Games) and Vaughan developed the series and will exec produce. Melina Matsoukas (InsecureMaster of NoneBeyonce: Formation) will direct the pilot and exec produce the FX Productions drama.