Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Promo Pictures
For the last part of the summer the official Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Facebook page and Twitter accounts have released countdown cast pictures starting a month ago. Could these pictures be more ominous?
Speaking of ominous, check out this dramatic season 2 promo poster.
Brett Dalton asks who is Grant Ward “without someone telling him what to do?” – Marvel
Dalton also talked to the Life of Dad podcast and blog about giving advice for new dads and the comic con experience. – Life of Dad
Clark Gregg sits down with Marvel on Coulson’s new responsibilities, new team members and how Director Coulson differs from Director Fury. – Marvel
Gregg stops by the Geek a Week podcast. Check out his geek trading card too! – Geek a Week
Mingle Media catches up with Gregg at the Amazon Premiere Screening of Transparent.
Clark Gregg answers a few twitter questions on VH1.
Can Lucy Lawless’ mercenary Isabelle Hartley be trusted? “She’s tough as all get out,” Lucy Lawless tells EW. “She does what she wants, when she wants for her own purposes. “ – EW
Lucy Lawless says joining the Marvel universe wasn’t intimidating. “No, like I said it was like a lovely warm bath. [Laughs.] You know, smashing Hydra, it’s like mother’s milk to me, you know?” – E! Online
Lawless also talked to Comic Book resources about her sci fi and fantasy career going to Xena: Warrior Princess to her more recent role in Spartacus. – CBR
Maurissa Tancharoen & Jed Whedon
Show runners Maurissa Tancharoen and Jed Whedon tease new faces and old enemies. – Variety
Tancharoen and Whedon search for balance in their lives between love, marriage and show running. – WGA
Maurissa and Jed go in-depth into Season 2 over at Entertainment Weekly. On rebuilding S.H.I.E.L.D. Jed Whedon says “One of the things [Coulson] has to be very careful of in rebuilding S.H.I.E.L.D. is making sure that it doesn’t get poisoned at the roots as it did the last time. One of his approaches will be to make sure everything’s compartmentalized so that he can remove an aspect at any point.” – Entertainment Weekly
Chloe Bennet describes the shift in how different the characters are in tonight’s premiere as ”a piano dropping out of a skyscraper.” – Zap2It
Elizabeth Henstridge talks about the change in the FitzSimmons dynamic in season 2: “You have to move forward, and [we see] how they deal with that. That moment changes them both because it was a life-threatening moment, and neither of them will be the same after going through that emotionally and physically." – Zap2It
BJ Britt discusses Agent Triplett’s extensive resume, having something to prove and the possibility of TripSimmons. – Marvel
Clark Gregg, Chloe Bennet, Elizabeth Henstridge
Zap2IT talked with Elizabeth Henstridge, Chloe Bennet and Clark Gregg about how much of the upcoming season will be built on trust. Says Gregg, If Coulson’s going to have to rebuild S.H.I.E.L.D. in a way that’s better this time, that’s different — which is what I believe Nick Fury asked him to do — what’s going to be a big part of doing it right is finding out who you can really trust.” – Zap2It
Executive Producer Jeff Bell talks criticism and why the show deserves a second look from people who might have left prematurely. – TV Guide
Henry Simmons on if mechanic Alphonso “Mack” Mackenzie will get to touch Lola this season. “I think there’s the beginning of a running gag about that. I’m serious. I’m glad you asked, I think just the other day we filmed something where I mentioned to him about my mechanic skills and he was just like, “Not going to happen.” – Marvel
9 Things to know before the premiere from the IB Times. Minor spoilers inside. – IB Times
ComicBook.com reviews tonight’s episode (SPOILER FREE). – Comic Book
IGN is excited for Season 2 and explains why. – IGN
The Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Facebook page has posted a quick recap video to get everyone up to speed for tonight’s premiere.