Dove Cameron joins Marvel’s Agents of SHIELD season 5
Ahead of the show’s return later this week, ABC and Marvel Entertainment have announced that actress Dove Cameron has joined the cast of Marvel’s Agents of SHIELD Season 5. Cameron is best known as playing the two tituler characters in the Disney Channel series Liv and Maddie and also playing Mal, daughter of Maleficent, in Disney Channel’s Descendants movies.
Season 5 of Marvel’s Agents of SHIELD will kick-off with a special two-hour premiere starting at 8 PM EST on Friday, December 1. Titled “Orientation,” the episode is officially described as follows: “Coulson and the team find themselves stranded on a mysterious ship in outer space, and that’s just the beginning of the nightmare to come.”
Last season, Agent Coulson and the team saved the world with the help of Ghost Rider. In a rare moment of celebration, the team’s night off was interrupted by a mysterious man and an elite squad. The next thing we saw was Coulson onboard a ship… in deep space! Together, they will have to discover where they are and how to get home while the clock ticks out on humanity. These secrets and mysteries are only the beginning for what is sure to be the most surprising and exhilarating S.H.I.E.L.D. adventure yet!
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.
The series was co-created by Joss Whedon, Jed Whedon & Maurissa Tancharoen, who also serve as executive producers along with Jeffrey Bell and Marvel’s Jeph Loeb and Jim Chory.