Marvel have released images on their website showing the Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. taking over the San Diego trolleys!! With the start of Comic-Con almost upon us, Marvel have taken the opportunity to celebrate the up and coming series for the event.
The show will air on ABC in the Autumn in the US, and it will screen weekly on Tuesdays at 8pm. Sadly though, there are no dates yet for the UK, boo!!!
Taking place directly after the events of The Avengers, the series focuses on the S.H.I.E.L.D operatives as they battle weird and wonderful enemies, protecting the Earth from these dangerous villains.
Here’s the official synopsis for the series:
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.