The official synopsis for the 15th episode of Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. season 5 reveals that several HYDRA villains will return to the series.
The current season of Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. introduced viewers to General Hale, a high-ranking military official who is assembling a team of S.H.I.E.L.D. adversaries to bring our heroes down. Now, the official synopsis for the episode titled “Rise and Shine” hints at the return of several Hydra villains and suggests their appearance will be connected to General Hale.
The guest cast list in the synopsis includes the deceased Reed Diamond as Daniel Whitehall, the scientist who experimented on Inhumans, and young versions of Baron Von Strucker and Jasper Sitwell. Both characters met their demise in previous Marvel Cinematic Universe films.
You can read the official synopsis below:
COULSON DISCOVERS GENERAL HALE’S DARK SECRET, ON ABC’S MARVEL’S AGENTS OF S.H.I.E.L.D.
“Rise and Shine” – Coulson uncovers General Hale’s true agenda, and it could be the end of the world if S.H.I.E.L.D. doesn’t help her, on “Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.,” FRIDAY, MARCH 30 (9:01-10:01 p.m. EDT), on The ABC Television Network, streaming and on demand.
“Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.” stars Clark Gregg as Agent Phil Coulson, Ming-Na Wen as Agent Melinda May, Chloe Bennet as Daisy Johnson, Iain De Caestecker as Agent Leo Fitz, Elizabeth Henstridge as Agent Jemma Simmons, Henry Simmons as Agent Alphonso “Mack” MacKenzie and Natalia Cordova-Buckley as Elena “Yo-Yo” Rodriguez.
Guest starring are Adrian Pasdar as Brigadier General Glenn Talbot, Catherine Dent as General Hale, Dove Cameron as Ruby, Peter Mensah as Qovas, Reed Diamond as Daniel Whitehall, Raquel Gardner as Carla Talbot, Jack Fisher as George Talbot, Alyssa Jirrels as teenage Hale, Adam Faison as teenage Jasper Sitwell, Joey Defore as young Baron Von Strucker, Graham Sibley as Professor Steger, Rocky McMurray as General Fischer and Lyn Alicia Henderson as Dr. Ford.
“Rise and Shine” was written by Iden Baghdadchi and directed by Jesse Bochco.
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Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. airs on Fridays at 9:00 p.m. ET on ABC.
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