Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. is a popular television show created by Jed Whedon, Maurissa Tancharoen, and Joss Whedon and it is an adaptation of Stan Lee and Jack Kirby comic book titled ‘S.H.I.E.L.D.’ The acronym S.H.I.E.L.D. which stands for Strategic Homeland Intervention, Enforcement and Logistics Division which is an espionage and peacekeeping agency in the Marvel Cinematic Universe.
It is also worthy to note that the superhero series was produced by a joint venture comprising of ABC Studios, Mutant Enemy Productions, and Marvel Television. More so, since its inception on September 23, 2013, Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. has featured an array of notable Hollywood stars. Know more about whether this upcoming series is the final season of the sitcom and learn other facts about this movie below.
Will Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Season 7 Be The Final Season?
As of now, it is known that the American Sci-Fi drama series has run successfully for six seasons comprising a total of 123 episodes. For fans and avid followers of the television show, this upcoming season is billed to be the last season of the show.
Everything You Need To Know About The Release
1. The release dates of Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. seasons is usually less than a year
Recall that the first season of the show under review was released on September 24, 2013, and was concluded in May 2014. A second season began in September of 2014 and ended in May of 2015. The third season of the action series ran successfully from September 2015 to May 2016 when it ended. One can attempt to guess the timeline of the next three seasons seeing the September to May pattern. However, only the fourth season of the superhero series followed that usual pattern as it aired from September 2016 to May 2017.
The fifth season of the TV show deviated from the norm in terms of release dates. Agents of S.H.E.I.L.D. season 5 was premiered sometime in December 2017 and was broadcast for almost 5 months ending in May 2018. The follow-up season was released almost a year after the previous season ended which was in May of 2019 and is still running till now.
The upcoming seventh season of the American television series will be the last season of Agents of S.H.E.I.L.D. that will be produced. Season 7 of the popular superhero series, is expected to begin airing on ABC network by the year 2020. We have also confirmed that the upcoming series will run for 13 episodes all through its broadcast time.
2. The show has featured a lot of Hollywood actors and actresses
Quite a lot of actors and actresses have made appearances on the show since it began in 2013. Some of these actors and actresses have had to change roles following the death or removal of the previous character they portrayed in the past. However, it was gathered that some of the actors who featured in the previous season 6 may likely not feature in the upcoming season. We also know that there are some persons from previous seasons of Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.that will definitely feature in season 7.
Popular American actor Clark Gregg who portrayed the Phil Coulson character is expected to feature among the cast Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D season 7. Other notable members of the cast expected to return and make appearances include Ming-Na Wen who will return as Melinda May while Chloe Bennet will play the character of Quake also known as Daisy Johnson. The Scottish actor Iain De Caestecker will continue to portray the character of Leo Fitz. Elizabeth Henstridge will also be in the cast list starring Jemma Simmons. Henry Simmons known for his role in NYPD Blue is scheduled to appear as Alphonso Mackenzie. Jeff Ward and Natalia Cordova-Buckley will portray Elena Rodriguez and Deke Shaw’s characters respectively.
3. The distribution of Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Season 7 will be done by the American Broadcasting Company
The global distribution of the six already released seasons has so far been handled by American Broadcasting Company (ABC), a popular broadcast network based in America that happens to be a subsidiary of the Walt Disney Company. ABC’s distribution license has been renewed for the seventh season making the California-based broadcasting company the show’s official distribution company. With this new development, it has been confirmed that ABC will be responsible for releasing and airing the seventh season of Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.