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September 19 2013

"Agents of SHIELD is like the best of Buffy and Avengers". SciFiNow gets all excited for Joss' new show.
Ruth Negga gets a recurring role on Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.. UK readers might recognise her from the Channel 4 shows "Secret State" and "Misfits".

September 18 2013

34 awesome things happening behind the scenes on S.H.I.E.L.D.. Some fun stuff on this list from Buzzfeed.
Watch part of the first scene from the Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. pilot. You can watch the first 30 seconds on the Xbox site.
TV Guide breaks down Agents Of SHIELD's chances for success. Time slot, competition etc are considered as the Coulsen/Gibbs dukeroo looms.

September 17 2013

Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. invading New York Comic Con. Jeph Loeb will be there, as will "Lola".
New cast promotional photos for Agents of SHIELD. One for each actor/character.
Agent Coulson is on the back cover of Time magazine. Inspired advertising for Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D..
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: The Avengers minus superheroes plus paperwork. A pre-emptive parody video.

September 16 2013

(SPOILER) 'Marvel's Agents of SHIELD': 'Pilot' review. Cultbox review, says not spoilery, but does contain a few details of plot. Generally positive, 4 out of 5 stars. Hi, first post!
Plane, not simple: On set with Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.. It's a plane! It's a Bus! It's home and HQ for the 'Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.' More...

September 15 2013

(SPOILER) Intriguing Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. pics from Stockholm! Quite the mystery.

September 14 2013

10 characters TV Guide wants to see on Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.. TV comes up with a list of ten Marvel characters and which actors they think should play them. More...
Another sneak peak from the Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D premiere. Coulson asking Melinda May to "just drive the bus".

September 13 2013

Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. ready for prime-time action. Another feature on the show, this time courtesy of Hero Complex. There's some new behind-the-scenes pics to be had and some very minor spoilers for the fourth episode.
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. has a website. It has lots of stuff. Be warned, there's an intro with sound.

September 12 2013

Joss Whedon talks SHIELD, superheroes, and secrets: "I guess I'm just not very good at reality". James Poniewozik interviews Joss about the new show and mentions the column he wrote for the latest print issue of Time Magazine.
(SPOILER) Synopsis and title for the second episode of Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.. Some of the footage from this episode may have already been seen in this trailer.
An Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. featurette. Joss and the cast talk about what to expect from the show.

September 11 2013

TV critics name Agents of SHIELD best new show. Agents of SHIELD was named best new overall show in a recent poll of members of the Television Critics Association.
Happy Birthday, Elizabeth Henstridge! Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. show runner Maurissa Tancharoen celebrated by dressing like her. More...

September 10 2013

Joss Whedon rewrote a SHIELD script, according to Defamer. As of right now it's just an unsourced rumor on a gossip site.
(SPOILER) Five sneak peeks at the Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. pilot episode. Two weeks to go till the show airs in the States.

September 08 2013

The New York Times profiles Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.. Find out how out Marvel and ABC will marry two seemly mismatched audiences.

September 07 2013

The official synopsis for the first episode of Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.. As well as the blurb for "Pilot", there's a behind the scenes video as well.

September 05 2013

A new Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. trailer. Just over two weeks to go until another Whedonverse series begins. And here's the UK trailer from Channel 4.
More Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. pics. Very serious pics.

September 04 2013

Joss answers the question "How do you make SHIELD the underdog?". Aside from that, there's some other nice tidbits to be found in this io9 feature on Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. and its cast and crew.

September 02 2013

Channel 4 in UK to air Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. three days after US. It starts Friday September 27th.
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. preview available on iTunes. USA only.

September 01 2013

Tonight for US viewers, check out: ABC Fall Preview Special Presented by The Chew at 7pm. This special presentation will probably show preview scenes for The Agents of S.H.I.E.l.D and it'll include interviews with the cast and crew (confirmed by Ming-Na), along the other new fall shows from the network. More...

August 29 2013

'Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.' producers Jed Whedon & Maurissa Tancharoen talk Coulson, Joss & more. Hitfix's Alan Sepinwall chatted to the pair of them at the recent TCA press tour.

August 27 2013

Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. - the Joss Whedon trailer. Less than a month to go now.

August 23 2013

New Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. TV trailer. Fill yer boots.

August 22 2013

'Agents of SHIELD': EW cast portraits. With the added bonus of personal character descriptions.
Interview with Mo and Jed about Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.. Non spoilery interview though broad themes and production questions about the overall season are discussed.

August 21 2013

Channel 4 to air 'Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.' in UK in "massive deal". More details expected tomorrow. ETA: Read the Channel 4 press release here. And a BBC News article here. More...
Watch a clip from the Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. pilot. To do this you will need a Facebook account and then Like the page. In your address bar, you may have to "disable protection for this page" (Firefox), "load unsafe script" (Chrome) or "show all content" (Internet Explorer) in order to view the video. More...
Joss Whedon on the cover of Entertainment Weekly. Joss and Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. get the cover story: "his past, present, and future".

August 20 2013

Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Agent Phil Coulson promo. The final Level 7 character promo.

August 19 2013

Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. is on the cover of this month's Starburst magazine. The latest issue celebrates "the Marvel Cinematic Universe's first foray into TV".

August 16 2013

Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Episode 2 credits revealed. David Straiton is the director and Jed Whedon, Maurissa Tancharoen and Jeffrey Bell wrote the episode.
What ABC's 'Agents of SHIELD' will need to do to get an audience - and save the network. The Hollywood Reporter looks at some of the problems Agents of SHIELD may face in finding an audience.

August 13 2013

Ian Hart joins cast of Agents of SHIELD in recurring role. EW has a little info on the role.

August 11 2013

First impressions of "Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D." pilot. Matt Mitovich, TVLine, offers his first impressions of the show's not-for-review pilot.

August 09 2013

Inside Marvel's secret 'Agents of SHIELD' security. The Hollywood Reporter looks at Marvel and ABC's efforts to protect the pilot at screenings.
Watch an Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. press roundtable at Comic-Con. Experience the promotion of a brand new tv show. Also marvel at the Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. water bottles.
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. viral marketing irks activists. The "Rising Tide" marketing is bothering a climate-change activist group called... Rising Tide. More...

August 08 2013

Latest SHIELD character promo: Level 7 Access with Skye. This is not the same as the weird "Skye Spotlight" and Clark Gregg talking head videos from earlier this week, but the actual Level 7 promo they've been doing for each character.

August 07 2013

Loki possible villain for Agents of SHIELD? Tom Hiddleston is "open" to Loki shaking things up for Coulson and his agents. More...
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Skye promo. The fourth character promo. Plus an intro from Agent Coulson about his team. More...

August 06 2013

Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. pilot to be screened at D23 Expo. That'll be this Sunday at 3pm.

August 05 2013

Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. poster gets unveiled. The poster was revealed after a promotional Twitter campaign.
Highlights from the Agents of S.H.I.E.LD. panel at the TCA press tour. The cast and creators answered some very interesting questions yesterday. More coverage can be found at Variety, The L.A. Times, and

August 04 2013

(SPOILER) Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. pilot screens at the TCA press tour. Crave Online has a review - "It took more than one movie to set up The Avengers and it's going to take more than a pilot to sell "Agents of SHIELD," but the pilot can confirm that it is worth watching every week." More...

August 01 2013

(SPOILER) Over 40 new images from the Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. pilot. If you don't fancy flicking through a lot of pages, Comic Book Movie had put some of the pics on one page (and they are really good pics especially the one of Ron Glass).

July 31 2013

David Conrad joins Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. The actor has been cast in a top-secret recurring role. More...

July 30 2013

(SPOILER) Cobie Smulders talks about her cameo in the Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. premiere. She says there's nothing scheduled or figured out for her to appear in future episodes. Spoilers for certain plot points in the pilot.
Bear McCreary on composing for Marvel's Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D.. He gives a very interesting insight into writing the score for the show. And if you've been wanting to know more about the opening credits, then this is the interview for you.

July 29 2013

Will Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. beat NCIS in the ratings? Who will win the battle of the initials? TV Guide's Matt Roush gives his opinion.

July 26 2013

Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Melinda May promo. The third character promo.

July 24 2013

Joss Whedon and Clark Gregg talk Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D at Comic-Con. Video interview at
Joss: "We want people to be able to go to SHIELD who have never watched the movies". Joss talks to SFX about the potential for Easter Eggs and cameos in Avengers 2 and Agents of SHIELD.

July 23 2013

Why S.H.I.E.L.D.'s Agent Coulson was the biggest superhero at Comic-Con. "You're my favorite Avenger!" shouted a fan, interrupting the panel to much applause. "You're my favorite person at the con!" he answered back. "Except Joss."

July 21 2013

Maurissa Tancharoen and Jed Whedon talk Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. "We saw aliens come out of the sky. So, the world has changed. What is it like to be a real person with no superpowers, in a world where people do have those powers? We think those are compelling stories to tell."
Ron Glass will be making a cameo in "Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D." Ming Na unintentionally revealed it in her IGN interview.
(SPOILER) Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. cast talks to TVLine. This interview features Elizabeth Henstridge, Iain De Caestecker,Ming-Na Wen, Clark Gregg,Chloe Bennet and Brett Dalton.

July 20 2013

Take Me To The Pilots '13: ABC's 'Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.' . "Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. is not all the way there yet. But it's fun and sometimes exciting and everybody's trying to make it likable."

July 19 2013

(SPOILER) 'Agents of SHIELD' pilot screens at Comic-Con - first thoughts. "The dialogue was, to give a shout out to a certain fan site, Whedonesque".
Cobie Smulders joins SHIELD. We basically knew it already, but it's been officially announced that she's in at least the pilot.
'Agents of SHIELD' echoes government privacy debate. Jeph Loeb speaks to EW about the show and secrecy.

July 18 2013

Happy Birthday, Jed Whedon! Co-show runner of Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., Spartacus scribe (whoah, the word actually fits the context) and every inch the rock star. More...
Another look at Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. from Verizon. Some interesting comments from Joss here.

July 17 2013

IGN interviews Iain De Caestecker. He discusses his Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. role Agent Leo Fitz.

July 16 2013

Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. gets a premiere date. Per the show's official Twitter, the series will premiere Tuesday, September 24th at 8pm ET.
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Fitz And Simmons promo. The second character promo following the Grant Ward one.
Bear McCreary is the composer for Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.. He's an excellent choice.

July 15 2013

SDCC13: Marvel's Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D teaser image. Welcome to Level 7.

July 11 2013

Entertainment Weekly talk to Jed Whedon and Maurissa Tancharoen about what to expect in Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.

July 10 2013

The ad campaign for S.H.I.E.L.D. continues. Just in time for Comic-Con, San Diego's trolleys are now sporting a new look. More...
The Agents of SHIELD writing team. Originally revealed by Maurissa Tancharoen on Twitter.
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D Grant Ward promo. Bleeding Cool expects we'll be getting more of these leading up to Comic Con over the next few days.

July 05 2013

Interview with Ming-Na Wen about Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.. This was filmed (in green) at The Saturn Awards. She has some nice stuff to say about the die-hard fans and character development.

July 03 2013

Sam Rockwell briefly discusses Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.. Would like to reprise his Iron Man 2 villain role of Justin Hammer on the show.
J. August Richards talks Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.. "This is a role I've been preparing for since I was nine years old. It's literally a dream come true." Minor spoiler for one of his character's abilities.

July 01 2013

Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D billboard in L.A.. ComingSoon had the pic.

June 23 2013

An 'Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.' mystery - was Nick Brendon up for J. August Richards' role? Bleeding Cool reports on what Nick Brendon told a panel at Albuquerque Comic Expo yesterday.

June 20 2013

Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. will be at San Diego Comic-Con. On the Friday of that weekend, there will be a panel with Joss Whedon and Jeph Loeb.
Eight heroes Tor.Com would love to see in Agents of SHIELD. Some good suggestions include the Brian K. Vaughan created and Whedon written Runaways.

June 19 2013

Chloe Bennet discusses Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. and working with Joss. Bennet portrays the character Skye in the upcoming series.
'Castle' writer joins 'Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.'. Shalisha Francis is now part of the writing team.

June 13 2013

Screen crush interviews Clark Gregg. "I like language. I like talking. I like writing. I like beautiful expression." More...

June 11 2013

Variety's 10 TV Writers to Watch features Maurissa Tancharoen and Jed Whedon. "We also have faith that if we're making things that we would want to see, other people will want to see it too, and hopefully they'll forgive us when we do a musical episode."

June 10 2013

New Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. teaser clip. Appears to have a few new scenes.

June 07 2013

Samuel L. Jackson interested in involvement in S.H.I.E.L.D.. He tells Vulture that he would to have a role akin to Charlie in Charlie's Angels.
J. August Richards talks to MTV Geek about Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.. Fun interview with J. August Richards about his potential role in the Marvel universe.

June 06 2013

Canada's CTV picks up Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.. Hopefully other networks outside the US will soon announce that they have also picked up the show. ETA: That they have. The show has been picked in Sweden, Germany and Australia.

June 05 2013

Ming-Na Wen talks Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.. "You know what, I have to say, I am so excited. When I saw the pilot episode, it was just -- there's so much heart in it, and it's such family-oriented entertainment. "

June 03 2013

Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. gets nominated for "Most Exciting New Series" in the Critics' Choice TV Awards. The show faces off against The Bridge, Masters of Sex, The Michael J. Fox Show, Ray Donovan and Under The Dome.

May 28 2013

Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. gets applause and positive comments from foreign buyers at LA screenings. WorldScreen reports on the Disney presentations held a couple of Sundays ago. And if you didn't know the inspiration for Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., you will after reading the article.

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