Lucy Lawless: ‘Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D.’ Picks ‘Xena’ Actress For Season 2 Cast

Tue, July 22, 2014 3:22pm EST by 4 Comments
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Hold on to your hats! The Warrior Princess has joined ‘Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D,’ and we are flipping out! Although we don’t know what role she will playing yet, we don’t care — we’re just happy she’s on the show! Are you guys excited for Lucy’s new role?

Lucy Lawless, 46, is the famed New Zealand actress better known as Xena: Warrior Princess. She has also starred in Battlestar Galactica, Spartacus, and Parks and Recreation. Now she can add Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D to her list, as she will be in the upcoming second season. Although we are unsure what her exact role is, we cannot wait to see what she does for the show! Do you agree? VOTE!

Lucy Lawless To Appear On Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D

Lawless, who was Xena, the warrior for six years, is finally making a return to television and we are ecstatic.

Lucy will be joining the likes of other cast-mates and beloved characters, Clark Gregg, Ming-Na Wen, Brett Dalton, Chloe Bennet, Iain De Caestecker and Elizabeth Henstridge.

We are hanging on the edge of our seats though, because we don’t know what role she will play in the show and how many times she will appear on it — we are completely left in the dark!

However, Jed Whedon and Maurissa Tancharoen, the creators of the show, will be in attendance at Comic-Con for their show, Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D’s, panel at 3:00 on Friday, July 25 in Ballroom 20. So, this could possible open up a can of worms for all of us geeks that are dying to find out about Lucy’s role on the hit show!

Lucy Lawless On Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D

For now, we just have to wait and see what role Lawless will play, when the second season of the hit TV series airs on Sept. 23 on ABC.

Are you excited for Lucy’s debut on the show? VOTE!

— Olivia Elgart

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