Cobie Smulders May Return as Maria Hill in 'Marvel's S.H.I.E.L.D.'

The 'Marvel's The Avengers' star speaks about the secretive nature of Marvel Studios and reprising her role in 'Captain America: The Winter Soldier'.

Cobie Smulders may return as Maria Hill in Marvel's S.H.I.E.L.D.
Cobie Smulders may return as Maria Hill in Marvel's S.H.I.E.L.D.
Marvel's The Avengers star Cobie Smulders, who played S.H.I.E.L.D. agent Maria Hill, revealed that she is in talks to join the TV series Marvel's S.H.I.E.L.D., if ABC picks up the pilot that is currently in production. Here's what she had to say about joining the show, revealing that her commitment to the Fox sitcom How I Met Your Mother is not an issue.

"The commitments to [How I Met Your Mother] don't affect it. And I can't really say but there are definite talks about it."

The actress also returns as Maria Hill in the Marvel Phase II sequel Captain America: The Winter Soldier. Here's what she had to about the secretive nature of Marvel Studios, revealing that she hasn't seen a full script yet.

"I've seen parts of it, but yeah I don't know much. This is Marvel! They don't let you know anything. It's very watermarked scripts, heavily watermarked. Yeah, they don't let you know like the day of, but they are very secretive and I think they are still figuring stuff out."

Joss Whedon is directing the Marvel's S.H.I.E.L.D. pilot episode from a script he co-wrote with Jed Whedon and Maurissa Tancharoen.



Sources: I Am Rogue

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Comments (9)

  1. Josh

    Can't wait! I'd love for her to be in the show just to have that little bit of extra connective tissue to the films, along with Clark Gregg. Hopefully Sam Jackson makes a few appearances throughout the series.

    2 years agoby @shuabertFlag

  2. Corey W.

    Cool. Have her in a few episodes for the first season because while the first season air's HIMYM's final season will be on as well. Then in season two make her a regular.

    2 years agoby @coreyFlag

  3. the Narrator

    Yes.. This woman is f*cking awesome, and HIMYM is almost done (thankfully) anyway.

    2 years agoby @narratorFlag

  4. Dan

    Yes please.

    2 years agoby @dan1Flag

  5. Writer220

    she needs to move on and HIMYM hasn't been good in years.

    2 years agoby @writer220Flag

  6. ejk1

    She's awesome. Anything with her is awesome.

    2 years agoby @ejk1Flag

  7. Gldphishy

    She will do it. HIMYM is almost finished anyways and if she said it wont affect S.H.I.E.L.D then she knows the schedules for each will be at different times. Can't wait to see what they do with this!

    2 years agoby @gldphishyFlag

  8. Bawnian©-Dexeus

    I don't see why she shouldn't be in the series. When Fury's away, she's basically mother to all agents. If it weren't for CBS renewing HIMYM for the bazillionth time, this would be her next hit show that could guarantee her at least 1 seasons

    2 years agoby @bawnian-dexeusFlag

  9. ROFLitschristian

    Please. She's so... Just please, ABC.

    2 years agoby @ROFLitschristianFlag