'S.H.I.E.L.D.' pilot adds two new agents
ABC has recruited two new agents for Joss Whedon’s S.H.I.E.L.D. pilot.
Elizabeth Henstridge and Iain De Caestecker have both been cast in the project, joining Ming-Na, who was cast in a lead role last month.
Henstridge, who last year booked a role on the J.J. Abrams’ CW pilot Shelter, joins as Agent Gemma Simmons, while De Caestrecker will play Agent Leo Fitz.
The much-anticipated project, which centers on superspy operation established in the Marvel universe, received a pilot order from ABC back in August.
THR first reported the casting.