Dominic Cooper signs on for "Marvel's Agent Carter"

Dominic-Cooper-as howard starkFrom our outstanding news department, comes the official announcement that Dominic Cooper will be reprising his role as Howard Stark on “Marvel’s Agent Carter.”

“Agent Carter” takes place a year after “Captain America: The First Avenger” and follows Agent Carter (Hayley Atwell) as she continues her secret agent career. With Howard Stark, Carter lays the foundation for S.H.I.E.L.D. and the show will fill in some of the continuity leading up to Nick Fury taking charge of the Marvel spy branch.

Agent Carter one shot“Agent Carter” doesn’t have a premiere date yet, but popular rumor is the show will debut during “Marvel’s Agents of SHIELD” winter hiatus.

With “Marvel’s Agents of SHIELD” steadily gaining momentum and “Agent Carter’s” arrival, Marvel may well be on the path to establishing total dominance on both the big and small screen.

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