Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. was the Marvel Cinematic Universe’s first delve into the world of television and has been a fan favorite ever since its debut in 2013. Now entering its fourth season, Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. has some exciting prospects to boast about, namely the new mystery director of the spy organization, and the introduction of Ghost Rider, one of the more supernatural heroes to be introduced in the MCU as of yet.
TVLine was able to reveal a new still from the upcoming season, as well as speak with showrunner Jed Whedon about how Coulson, May, and the other characters feel about the new director.
They’ll always be a spy organization, so trust will always be an issue. The dynamic has changed a lot at headquarters, so we’ll see how that affects everybody.
Whedon also was able to comment on the show’s upcoming version of Ghost Rider:
He’s a violent character who comes with a lot of blood and a lot of fire. His skull will be on fire exactly as much as we can afford!
Lastly, TVLine was able to squeeze a spoiler out of Clark Gregg about S.H.I.E.L.D.’s new unnamed director: he will not have an accent, unlike Jason O’Mara, who will play the character.
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. will return on September 20th and ABC, in a new 10 p.m. time slot.