Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. bosses tease grittier, sexier season 4

September 20, 2016 By EW TV News

Marvel's Agents of SHIELD : S4 : E1

Big changes are ahead for the Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. With S.H.I.E.L.D. stepping back into the public eye in the wake of the Sokovia Accords, government oversight has taken the organization in a new direction. There’s a new director (Jason O’Mara), who introduces a new set of rules and plenty of other new faces. In short, S.H.I.E.L.D. is very different, and that doesn’t necessarily sit well with the characters we’ve come to know and love — especially because chief among the new protocols includes hunting down enhanced individuals like Daisy (Chloe Bennet). When the ABC super series returns, the former S.H.I.E.L.D. agent-turned-Robin Hood rogue is haunting her old stomping grounds in Los Angeles, where she’ll come across the Robbie Reyes (Gabriel Luna) incarnation of flame-licked spirit of vengeance Ghost Rider. It’s all part of the Marvel Cinematic Universe moving toward the unexplained, providing the show an opportunity to do the same. The show’s move to a later timeslot also ushers in a grittier and sexier S.H.I.E.L.D. Below, executive producers Jed Whedon and Maurissa Tancharoen tease what’s in store: Read More