The word is out. ABC has (finally) announced the premiere date for the sixth season of their Marvel’s Agents of SHIELD TV show. Directed by Clark Gregg, the opening episode will air on Friday, May 10th, at 8:00 PM.
The action series has already been renewed for a seventh season. It’s suspected that season seven will be the end of the show but the alphabet network has not confirmed that.
Here’s the ABC press release, as well as some footage from the season six debut:
ABC’S ‘MARVEL’S AGENTS OF S.H.I.E.L.D.’ RETURNS FOR A SIXTH SEASON ON FRIDAY, MAY 10
The Premiere Episode Is Directed by Clark Gregg
It was announced from the stage today at WonderCon that “Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.” will return for its sixth season with a special episode directed by Clark Gregg, FRIDAY, MAY 10 (8:00- 9:00 p.m. EDT), on The ABC Television Network, streaming and on demand.
Last season, the team leaped forward in time to a dystopian future they soon realized must be prevented. While facing multiple timelines and new enemies from faraway planets, they found family, friends, teammates and the courage to pull off their biggest challenge yet.
Their next challenge? Coming to grips with the knowledge that bending the laws of space and time may have saved the planet, but it couldn’t save Fitz or Coulson.
“Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.” stars Clark Gregg as Sarge, Ming-Na Wen as Agent Melinda May, Chloe Bennet as Daisy Johnson, Elizabeth Henstridge as Agent Jemma Simmons, Iain De Caestecker as Agent Leo Fitz, Henry Simmons as Director Alphonso “Mack” MacKenzie, Natalia Cordova-Buckley as Elena “Yo-Yo” Rodriguez and Jeff Ward as Deke Shaw.
“Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.” was co-created by Joss Whedon, Jed Whedon & Maurissa Tancharoen, who also serve as executive producers along with Jeffrey Bell and Jeph Loeb. “Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.” is produced by ABC Studios and Marvel Television.
— Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (@AgentsofSHIELD) March 30, 2019
What do you think? Are you still watching the Marvel’s Agents of SHIELD TV show? Will you be tuning in for season six?