ABC Officially Picks Up Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D.: Official Logo Unveiled
This doesn’t come as a big surprise to anyone, but ABC has officially picked up Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. for series. If Joss Whedon having a show back on TV wasn’t enough to blow your minds, word on the web is that the first promo for the brand-new series will air this Sunday during the Once Upon a Time season finale. EW unveiled the show’s logo after ABC made the announcement. Clark Gregg will lead the cast as Marvel ventures into the new series that spins out of The Avengers film. Celebrate for now, but keep it tuned to Comic Book Therapy for all the latest. As soon as the promo for the show hits, we’ll have it for you.
ABC has picked up Marvel’s Agents of SHIELD. More to come next week. Congrats! #AgentsofSHIELD
— ABCPublicity (@ABC_Publicity) May 10, 2013
Clark Gregg reprises his role of Agent Phil Coulson from Marvel’s feature films as he assembles a small, highly select group of Agents from the worldwide law-enforcement organization known as S.H.I.E.L.D. Together they investigate the new, the strange, and the unknown across the globe, protecting the ordinary from the extraordinary. Coulson’s team consists of Agent Grant Ward (Brett Dalton), highly trained in combat and espionage, Agent Melinda May (Ming-Na Wen) expert pilot and martial artist, Agent Leo Fitz (Iain De Caestecker); brilliant engineer and Agent Jemma Simmons (Elizabeth Henstridge) genius bio-chemist. Joining them on their journey into mystery is new recruit and computer hacker Skye (Chloe Bennet). From Executive Producers Joss Whedon (“Marvel’s The Avengers,” ”Buffy the Vampire Slayer”); Jed Whedon & Maurissa Tancharoen, “Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.” pilot co-writers (“Dollhouse,” “Dr.Horrible’s Sing-Along Blog”); Jeffrey Bell (“Angel,” “Alias”); and Jeph Loeb (“Smallville”) comes Marvel’s first TV series. “Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.” is produced by ABC Studios and Marvel Television.
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Source : TV Line