Speaking to journalists at the Television Critics Association’s winter tour, ABC’s Paul Lee said the network is hopeful Joss Whedon’s S.H.I.E.L.D. will receive a series order. Whedon is already working on additional scripts.
Nashville actress Chloe Bennett has joined the cast of Joss Whedon’s S.H.I.E.L.D. pilot as a smart, caring and unflappable woman who’s somewhat obsessed with superhero culture and the shadow organizations that exist within it.