Marvel’s ‘Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.‘ is a superhero television series that airs on ABC. Created by Joss Whedon, Jed Whedon, and Maurissa Tancharoen, the show follows the activities of the agents of the titular organization, the acronym of which stands for Strategic Homeland Intervention, Enforcement, and Logistics Division. Set in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU), the show shares intersecting story arcs with movies and other television series in the same universe, and brings to viewers the attempts by S.H.I.E.L.D. agents to maintain peace in a world that is increasingly being shaped by superheroes and supervillains.
A relatively old show, Season 1 of ‘Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D’ premiered years back on September 24, 2013, and was widely praised by critics and viewers alike. Since then, the show has seen a total of five seasons air, all of which enjoy critical acclaim. Now, in what comes as good news for fans of the show and MCU in general, ‘Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D’ is slated to see its sixth season air. Further, in what comes as even better news, ABC has also renewed the show for its seventh season, and even that might not be the end. Here’s everything you need to know about the upcoming seasons.
Marvel’s Agents of Shield : Who is in it?
‘Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.’ has Clark Gregg playing Phil Coulson, the agent responsible for overseeing many S.H.I.E.L.D. operations.
His team of agents has Ming-Na Wen as Melinda May, Chloe Bennet as Daisy ‘Skye’ Johnson, Iain De Caestecker as Leo Fitz, Elizabeth Henstridge as Jemma Simmons, Nick Blood as Lance Hunter, Henry Simmons as Alphonso “Mack” Mackenzie, Natalia Cordova-Buckley as Elena “Yo-Yo” Rodrigues, Dominic Rains as Kasius, Joel Stoffer as Enoch, Eve Harlow as Tess, Coy Stewart as Flint, Florence Faivre as Sinara, to name a few.
Marvel’s Agents of Shield Plot: What is it about?
In a nutshell, S. H. I. E. L. D. Agent Phil Coulson brings together a small team of agents so that they are prepared to deal with unusual and world-threatening situations such as encountering species from other planets. Towards the beginning of the show, Coulson and his team start investigating an organization called Project Centipede, and its leader, The Clairvoyant. However, things don’t go as planned for Coulson and co. when they find that the organization is secretly backed by the infamous terrorist organization, Hydra. To make matters worse, Hydra also infiltrates S.H.I.E.L.D., and destroys it from within.