Xena: Warrior Princess (Lucy Lawless) Joins Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Cast
Lucy Lawless, best known for starring in Xena: Warrior Princess, will join the Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. in the second season of the Marvel television show. In keeping with the secretive nature of the titular spy agency, the nature of her role is "undisclosed."
Lawless is no stranger to genre fiction; in addition to helming the fantasy Xena: Warrior Princess, which was inspired by Greek mythology, she also had recurring roles in sci-fi classics
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. follows the characters who keep the peacekeeping agency of the Marvel Cinematic Universe ticking over. The show stars Clark Gregg, reprising his role as Phil Coulson Ming-Na Wen, Brett Dalton, Elizabeth Henstridge and Chloe Bennet. The second season will premiere on September 23 on ABC.