Blair Underwood Joins Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. as Melinda May’s Ex

The Hollywood Reporter brings word today that Golden Globe-nominated actor Blair Underwood has signed on to appear in “Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.” as none other than Melinda May’s (Ming-Na Wen) estranged ex-husband, Dr. Andrew Garner. He will make his debut on the series when it returns in March 2015.

“Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.” stars Clark Gregg as fan favorite Phil Coulson, along with Ming-Na Wen as Agent Melinda May, Brett Dalton as Agent Grant Ward, Chloe Bennet as Skye, Iain De Caestecker as Agent Leo Fitz and Elizabeth Henstridge as Agent Jemma Simmons.

The series is executive produced by Joss Whedon, Jed Whedon, Maurissa Tancharoen, Jeffrey Bell and Jeph Loeb. Season Two will return in March following the conclusion of “Marvel’s Agent Carter.”