Lucy Lawless, also known as Xena the Warrior Princess, is joining the cast of Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Lawless has also starred in hit TV series such as Parks and Recreation, Spartacus: Gods of the Arena, Battlestar Galactica, CSI: Miami, Curb Your Enthusiasm, and The L Word.
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D co-stars are Clark Gregg, Ming-Na Wen, Brett Dalton, Elizabeth Henstridge and Chloe Bennet. Lawless’ role has not been announced. However, there has been talk of possibly reviving the classic series Xena, “It goes through many incarnations. Sometimes I’m in it, sometimes I’m not! Truthfully, I don’t know where it’s at Rob [Tapert] is incommunicado so I can’t ask the latest” Lawless said during a recent live chat.
Season 2 of Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D premieres Tuesday, September 23, at 9 p.m. on ABC.