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Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.

Series Summary
Phil Coulson (Clark Gregg, reprising his role from "The Avengers" and the "Iron Man" movies) heads an elite team of fellow agents with the worldwide law-enforcement organization known as SHIELD, as they investigate strange occurrences around the globe and protect regular citizens from the extraordinary. Its members -- each of whom brings a specialty to the group -- include combat and espionage expert Grant Ward, pilot and martial artist Melinda May, engineer Leo Fitz, biochemist Jemma Simmons, and computer hacker Skye.

Air Dates: 2013 - Present

Genres: Drama, Action, Science fiction, Adventure

Network: ABC

Next Episode:

Season 2, Ep. 1 : Shadows Sep 23, 2014

Even as wanted fugitives with limited resources, Coulson and his team continue to work to keep the world safe.

  • Season 1, Ep. 22 : Beginning of the End May 13, 2014

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    Coulson and his team risk everything to stop Garrett and HYDRA.

  • Season 1, Ep. 21 : Ragtag May 6, 2014

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    Shocking secrets -- and Ward's betrayal -- are revealed as Coulson and the team go on an undercover mission.

  • Season 1, Ep. 20 : Nothing Personal Apr 29, 2014

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    With no one left to trust, Agent Maria Hill (Cobie Smulders) teams up with Coulson while S.H.I.E.L.D. is being destroyed.

  • Season 1, Ep. 19 : The Only Light in the Darkness Apr 22, 2014

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    As the world is turned upside down, Coulson tries to save his one true love; the mystery of the Cellist is revealed.

  • Season 1, Ep. 18 : Providence Apr 15, 2014

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    Coulson and his team choose an unlikely refuge to hide from Talbot and work on uncovering S.H.I.E.L.D.'s secrets.

critic reviews ( 3 )
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  • If the S.H.I.E.L.D. pilot is a bit of a slow-burner, not so much a "wow" as a "hmmmm" as it assembles its team of head-turning secret agents--they're the heroes behind the superheroes, operating in the shadows as the more famous good guys reap the headlines--the potential is sky's-the-limit huge for this clever action romp. show more

  • The show is likely to score big ratings for its premiere, and early evidence indicates there's enough to keep people coming back. show more

  • Whedon’s trademark humor in the midst of action-adventure (per “Buffy the Vampire Slayer”) saves the day as often as the very human, yet very gifted heroes. That protects the fantastical from becoming ridiculous. show more

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