Her character will appear on the March 3 midseason premiere. The episode “Aftershocks” finds Palicki’s Bobbi and Henry Simmons’s Mack beginning the next phase of a plan that will have “grave repercussions for Coulson and his team,” who are unaware of the force against them.

Agents of SHIELD also recently cast The Sopranos and Sons of Anarchy star Drea de Matteo as Karla Faye Gideon ( a beaten house wife whose son is murdered. She is aided by Daredevil in the comics) and Edward James Olmos as Robert Gonzales (a name not known in Marvel comics – rumours suggest the Purple Man).