Luke Mitchell, who plays Inhuman Lincoln on Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., has just been promoted to series regular for the upcoming third season. Mitchell made his debut during season two in episode episode, titled “Afterlife”.

Executive producer Jeff Bell spoke to Entertainment Weekly at the close of season two and told them there was the possibility of keeping Lincoln around as a regular cast member going into the show’s third season.

“We loved Luke this season,” executive producer Jeffrey Bell told EW when asked if the show was planning to keep Lincoln around. “We have a lot of ideas for Luke… He was a nice addition this past season, so he’s definitely being considered for all that.”

The third season of Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. will premiere this fall, while season two will hit Netflix on June 11th.

Source: Entertainment Weekly.