Marvel has announced that acclaimed actor Edward James Olmos will join “Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.” as a new face for its March return on ABC!
Olmos will play Robert Gonzales, whose debut this spring in ‘Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.’ will have massive repercussions for Director Coulson and his team.
“Edward James Olmos brings an amazing gravitas to any role he inhabits, something we knew we needed for Robert Gonzales,” said Executive Producer and Marvel’s Head of Marvel Television, Jeph Loeb. “When Olmos first appears on our series, everyone will have to take notice – including our favorite Agents.”
Best known for roles in ‘Battlestar Galactica,’ ‘Blade Runner,’ and ‘Miami Vice,’ Olmos twice earned the Golden Globe for Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for TV with his work on ‘Miami Vice’ and ‘The Burning Season.’ In addition, Olmos earned an Academy Award nomination for Best Actor in a Leading Role with ‘Stand and Deliver.’
“Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.” is Executive Produced by Joss Whedon, Jed Whedon & Maurissa Tancharoen, Jeffrey Bell and Jeph Loeb and produced by Marvel Television and ABC Studios.
“Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.” returns on Tuesday, March 3 at 9:00 p.m. ET on ABC.
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