Marvel’s Jeph Loeb comments on Avengers: Infinity War references in Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. season 5
Flickering Myth’s Tai Freligh was at WonderCon 2018 and spoke to Jeph Loeb, Executive Vice-President and Head of Television for Marvel. We asked him a question about whether or not there would be any references to Avengers: Infinity War in season 5 of Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.
Loeb wouldn’t confirm to us, but he also didn’t deny that there might be something there, saying, “We’re not done with that one. So far you’ve seen I think up to episode 14. So there’s still a long way to get to 22.”
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An unprecedented cinematic journey ten years in the making and spanning the entire Marvel Cinematic Universe, Marvel Studios’ “Avengers: Infinity War” brings to the screen the ultimate, deadliest showdown of all time. The Avengers and their Super Hero allies must be willing to sacrifice all in an attempt to defeat the powerful Thanos before his blitz of devastation and ruin puts an end to the universe.
Avengers: Infinity War opens on April 27th 2018 and will feature an all-star cast including Robert Downey Jr. (Iron Man), Chris Evans (Captain America), Mark Ruffalo (Hulk), Chris Hemsworth (Thor), Scarlett Johansson (Black Widow), Jeremy Renner (Hawkeye), Chadwick Boseman (Black Panther), Tom Holland (Spider-Man), Sebastian Stan (Winter Soldier), Anthony Mackie (Falcon), Paul Rudd (Ant-Man), Paul Bettany (Vision), Elizabeth Olsen (Scarlet Witch), Don Cheadle (War Machine), Josh Brolin (Thanos), Benedict Cumberbatch (Doctor Strange), Benedict Wong (Wong), Chris Pratt (Star-Lord), Zoe Saldana (Gamora), Dave Bautista (Drax), Bradley Cooper (Rocket), Sean Gunn (Rocket, Kraglin), Vin Diesel (Groot), Karen Gillan (Nebula), Pom Klementieff (Mantis), Tessa Thompson (Valkyrie), Tom Hiddleston (Loki), Samuel L. Jackson (Nick Fury), Cobie Smulders (Maria Hill), Benicio Del Toro (The Collector), Danai Gurira (Okoye), Winston Duke (M’Baku) and Peter Dinklage and Terry Notary in as-yet-unrevealed roles.
The fifth season of Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. is currently airing on Friday nights on ABC.
Tai Freligh is a Los Angeles-based writer and can be found on Twitter.
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