Apparently, sometimes the best man for the job is a woman.
Dubious tagline aside here is the first official look at Marvel’s Captain America spin-off series Agent Carter. The show finds Hayley Atwell reprising her role as Peggy Carter from the movies for an eight part mini-series set to run during the Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D mid-season break in January in the states.
It’s short and there’s not much to dissect but given the success of the Agent Carter one-shot that appeared on the Iron Man 2 bluray release the show looks set for a warm welcome.
Peggy Carter becomes a S.H.I.E.L.D. agent during WW2 after her boyfriend, Steve Rogers (Captain America) is feared dead in an explosion.