With the first (and only?) season of Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. winding down, TV Guide has revealed that Joss Whedon regular Amy Acker (Angel, Dollhouse, Much Ado About Nothing) has joined the cast as Audrey, a.k.a. the cellist and love of Agent Phil Coulson’s (Clark Gregg) life before his “death” in The Avengers. Here’s a first look image of her character…
According to the site, Acker will appear in “at least one episode” of the show, and her character is described as,”a talented musician turning heads in Portland, Audrey believes Coulson to be dead and has no idea that he’s guarding her from a distance as a super-powered threat from her past re-emerges.”
Meanwhile, in other Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. news, the official Facebook page has released a clip from next week’s episode ‘End of the Beginning’, which sees the team hunting for J. August Richards’ Deathlok….
End of the Beginning – Agents Garrett (Bill Paxton) and Triplett are back to help Coulson’s team track down S.H.I.E.L.D.’S nefarious enemy – the Clairvoyant. But will Deathlok destroy them all to protect his master’s identity? “Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.” airs TUESDAY, APRIL 1 (8:00-9:01 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network. “Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.” stars Clark Gregg as Agent Phil Coulson, Ming-Na Wen as Agent Melinda May, Brett Dalton as Agent Grant Ward, Chloe Bennet as Skye, Iain De Caestecker as Agent Leo Fitz and Elizabeth Henstridge as Agent Jemma Simmons. Guest starring are Bill Paxton as Agent John Garrett, Saffron Burrows as Victoria Hand, J. August Richards as Mike/Deathlok, B.J. Britt as Agent Antoine Triplett, Titus Welliver as Agent Felix Blake, Maximiliano Hernandez as Agent Jasper Sitwell and Brad Dourif as Thomas Nash.