A new villain will be coming to the Marvel cinematic universe via the television show Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Actor Brian Patrick Wade will be playing Carl “Crusher” Creel, also known as the Absorbing Man. He’ll make his debut in the season premiere Tuesday, September 23 at 9pm on ABC.
With his ability to absorb the properties of anything he touches, Creel will put Coulson and his team through their paces when their second season kicks off.
He’s the latest in numerous additions to the series including Adrianne Palicki (Bobbi Morse, a.k.a. Mockingbird), Lucy Lawless (Agent Isabelle Hartley), Reed Diamond (Daniel Whitehall), Nick Blood (Lance Hunter), Henry Simmons (Alphonso “Mack” Mackenzie), and Kyle MacLachlan (Skye’s father).