On the season premiere of ABC’s “Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.” the show went somewhere it hasn’t in the past—it added a gay character. In the opening moments of the episode, we meet Joey Guttierez (Juan Pablo Raba), who has the power to melt metal but has no idea how to control it. Our team from […]
Many of you are looking forward to a long weekend, and as you can imagine, there will be a lot of funtastic content available on TV and On Demand. But let’s not get ahead of ourselves, I will have all the scoop on what you can’t miss later this week.
NEW YORK (AP) — Like the character he plays, Clark Gregg has worked his way up the career ladder. Five years ago, he played Agent Phil Coulson for the first time as a small role in the Robert Downey Jr. romp “Iron Man.” Now, after gaining an ever-higher profile as Coulson in subsequent projects including […]
“Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.” might be a mouthful of a show title, but it’s also quite descriptive. The top-secret Joss Whedon project tells the story of a team of agents in the Marvel law enforcement agency S.H.I.E.L.D. (Strategic Homeland Intervention, Enforcement and Logistics Division) tasked with investigating strange and unknown phenomenons around the world.
Clark Gregg thought his Marvel movie character, Agent Phil Coulson, was dead. It certainly seemed that way after Coulson was tragically killed in battle in the “The Avengers” movie, prompting the titular characters to unite to save New York City from complete destruction. Joss Whedon, the “Avengers” writer/director and executive producer of the new ABC […]
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Fans expecting to see a snippet of the new “Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.” television show Friday at Comic-Con got a surprise instead – the chance to see the entire debut episode. Thousands of fans went wild when Marvel executive Jeph Loeb and series creator Joss Whedon surprised them with the episode, […]
Famed producer Joss Whedon is officially bringing ‘S.H.I.E.L.D.’ to the small screen. ABC has picked up ‘Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.‘ for the fall season, spinning off the Marvel property (which was seen in the likes of the blockbuster feature film “The Avengers” and introduced in the comics back in the 1960s) into a new TV […]
LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – “ER” veteran Ming-Na has signed on for another acronym-driven project. Ming-Na, who starred on the medical drama “ER” for nine years, has signed on for “Marvel’s S.H.I.E.L.D.” pilot, which will be written by “Avengers” writer-director Joss Whedon, his brother Jed Whedon and Maurissa Tancharoen (“Dollhouse”). The pilot revolves around the titular […]
LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – Clark Gregg is returning to the world of “The Avengers” in the television spin-off “Marvel’s S.H.I.E.L.D.“ Not even an apparent on-screen death can keep Gregg and his no-nonsense S.H.I.E.L.D. alter-ego Agent Coulson away from the action for long. In “The Avengers,” Gregg’s murder helps unify the superhero members of the team […]
Disney will launch Disney Junior, a 24-hour basic cable and satellite channel targeting kids 2 to 7, on Friday, March 23. The move comes as Disney’s channels try to close ground on lead kids network Nickelodeon, which slid in the ratings last quarter. The announcement came at the Television Critics Association winter press tour, where […]