With only a few weeks to go until the return of Peggy Carter on the small screen, Marvel Television and ABC Studios have officially released the synopses for the first two episodes of Agent Carter‘s second season, titled “The Lady in the Lake” and “A View in the Dark”. As was the case with the first season, ABC will air the first two episodes back to back on January 19th, after the recently announced Captain America special, which will feature an appearance by Peggy Carter herself, Hayley Atwell.

Marvel’s Agent Carter: The Lady in the Lake (1/19)

LIGHTS, CAMERA, AGENT PEGGY CARTER! 

PEGGY HEADS TO HOLLYWOOD TO HELP INVESTIGATE A MYSTERY,

ON THE SEASON PREMIERE OF “MARVEL’S AGENT CARTER” ON ABC

“Marvel’s Agent Carter” returns for a second season of adventure and intrigue, starring Hayley Atwell in the titular role of the unstoppable agent for the SSR (Strategic Scientific Reserve), TUESDAY, JANUARY 19 (9:00-10:00 p.m. EST) on the ABC Television Network. Dedicated to the fight against new Atomic Age threats in the wake of World War II, Peggy must now journey from New York City to Los Angeles for her most dangerous assignment yet. But even as she discovers new friends, a new home – and perhaps even a new love – she’s about to find out that the bright lights of the post-war Hollywood mask a more sinister threat to everyone she is sworn to protect.

In the season premiere episode, “The Lady in the Lake,” Peggy moves to the City of Angels to help Chief Daniel Sousa at the West Coast Strategic Scientific Reserve (SSR) investigate a bizarre homicide involving an alleged killer and Isodyne Energy, and reunites with some familiar faces.
“Marvel’s Agent Carter” stars Hayley Atwell as Agent Peggy Carter, James D’Arcy as Edwin Jarvis, Enver Gjokaj as Chief Daniel Sousa, Wynn Everett as Whitney Frost, Reggie Austin as Jason Wilkes, and Chad Michael Murray as Chief Jack Thompson.

Guest starring are Currie Graham as Calvin Chadwick, Lotte Verbeek as Ana Jarvis, Lesley Boone as Rose, Sarah Bolger as Violet, Bridget Regan as Dottie Underwood, Sean O’Bryan as Det. Andrew Henry, John Gilbert as elderly teller, Kurtwood Smith as Vernon Masters, Edward Deraney as SSR agent #1, Kevin Ashworth as Agent Fisher, Angela Cristantello as receptionist, Bruce Katzman as medical examiner, Alex Alcheh as rookie cop, Matt Braunger as SSR lab tech and Jonathan Lavallee as commanding officer.

“The Lady in the Lake” was written by Brant Englestein and directed by Lawrence Trilling.

Tara Butters, Michele Fazekas, Christopher Markus, Stephen McFeely, Chris Dingess, Kevin Feige, Louis D’Esposito, Alan Fine, Joe Quesada, Stan Lee and Jeph Loeb are executive producers. “Marvel’s Agent Carter” is produced by ABC Studios and Marvel Television.

“The Lady in the Lake” will be immediately followed by the second episode, titled “A View in the Dark”.

Marvel’s Agent Carter: A View in the Dark (1/19)

AGENT PEGGY CARTER UNCOVERS SECRETS THAT PUT EVERYONE IN PERIL

ON “MARVEL’S AGENT CARTER” ON ABC

“A View in the Dark” – Peggy discovers her murder investigation has huge ramifications that can destroy her career, as well as everyone near and dear to her, on “Marvel’s Agent Carter,” TUESDAY, JANUARY 19 (10:00-11:00 p.m. EST) on the ABC Television Network.

“Marvel’s Agent Carter” stars Hayley Atwell as Agent Peggy Carter, James D’Arcy as Edwin Jarvis, Enver Gjokaj as Chief Daniel Sousa, Wynn Everett as Whitney Frost, Reggie Austin as Jason Wilkes, and Chad Michael Murray as Chief Jack Thompson.

Guest starring are Currie Graham as Calvin Chadwick, Lotte Verbeek as Ana Jarvis, Lesley Boone as Rose, Sarah Bolger as Violet, Angela Cristantello as receptionist, Carl Crudup as Frank, Chris Browning as Rufus Hunt, Nick Hoffa as restaurant owner, Robert Buscemi as concierge, Ray Wise as Hugh Jones, Brian Glanney as Agent Ford, Patrick Quinlan as EMT and Kirby Lauryen as singer.

“A View in the Dark” was written by Eric Pearson & Lindsey Allen and directed by Lawrence Trilling.

As we continue to near the return of Agent Carter, we can expect ABC to release promo photos featuring the cast, as well as stills from the upcoming season premiere. Be sure to stay tuned for all things Agent Carter!

Source: ABC.