UPDATE 6:04 PM PDT: The official Facebook page for the show has posted the full cast photo from “Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.”
Yesterday the word was out that ABC was picking up Joss Whedon’s “Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.” TV series after a 7 second teaser of the pilot leaked online. Today the news became official as EW reports the show’s a go for the network’s Fall 2013 season, offering a first-look at the new logo.
“Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.” is directed and co-written by Joss Whedon, along with “Dollhouse” veterans Jed Whedon and Maurissa Tancharoen as co-writers. Spinning out of events from “The Avengers” film, the show stars Clark Gregg who reprises his role as Agent Phil Coulson, and Marvel Universe newcomers Brett Dalton, Ming-Na-Wen, Iain De Caestecker, Elizabeth Henstridge and Chloe Bennet.
The first promo of the show airs during the “Once Upon a Time” finale, Sunday, May 12.