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Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: Season 3 (2015-2016)





Critic Consensus: Still evolving in its third season, Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. further hits its stride with a blend of thrills, humor, and heart.


Air date: Sep 29, 2015
Air date: Oct 6, 2015
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Air date: Oct 20, 2015
Air date: Oct 27, 2015
Air date: Nov 3, 2015
Air date: Nov 10, 2015
Air date: Nov 17, 2015
Air date: Dec 1, 2015
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Director Phil Coulson (Clark Gregg) embarks on a deadly secret mission to protect the world from new threats in the wake of SHIELD's wars with Hydra and a rogue faction of Inhumans.

Genre: Action & Adventure
Network: ABC
Premiere Date: Sep 29, 2015
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Executive Producers: , , , ,
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Clark Gregg
as Phil Coulson
Ming-Na Wen
as Melinda May
Elizabeth Henstridge
as Jemma Simmons
Nick Blood
as Lance Hunter
Constance Zimmer
as Rosalind Price
Luke Mitchell
as Lincoln Campbell
Henry Simmons
as Alphonso "Mack" Mack...
Juan Pablo Raba
as Joe Gutierrez
Blair Underwood
as Dr. Andrew Garner
Dillon Casey
as Will Daniels
Reed Diamond
as Daniel Whitehall
Peter MacNicol
as Professor Elliot Ran...
Titus Welliver
as Felix Blake
John Hannah
as Holden Radcliffe
Ido Mor
as Yusef Hadad
Gaius Charles
as Ruben Mackenzie
Adrian Pasdar
as Brigadier General Gl...
Jude B. Lanston
as Soldier #1
Cameron Palatas
as young Gideon Malick
Raquel Gardner
as Carla Talbot
Kristof Konrad
as General Androvich
Alex Hyde-White
as Lord Thornally
Brett Edwards
as Army Private
Jack Guzman
as S.H.I.E.L.D. agent #...
Mark Dacascos
as Mr. Giyera
Natalie Cordova-Buck...
as Elena Rodriguez
Trenton Rostedt
as Dallas Wyatt
Daniel J. Wolfe
as Lord Manzini
Nelson Franklin
as Steve Wilson
William Sadler
as President Ellis
Ivo Nandi
as Inspector Duval
Trevor Torseth
as Pete Boggs
Lila Glaudini
as Polly Hinton
Russell Clements
as S.H.I.E.L.D. agent #...
Daniel Roebuck
as John Donnelly
Justin Morck
as Watchdog Alpha
Alexander Wraith
as Agent Anderson
Bethany Joy Lenz
as Stephanie Malick
Bjorn Johnson
as Charles Hinton
Derek Phillips
as Agent O'Brien
Piers Stubbs
as Younger Lord
Astrea Campbell-Cobb
as flight attendant
Powers Boothe
as Gideon Malick
Garrett Hines
as Hydra soldier
Jonathan Camp
as Watchdog Oscar
Ravil Isyanov
as Anton Petrov
Joel Dabney Courtney
as Nathaniel Malick
James Hong
as William May
Paul Lincoln Alayo
as Francisco Rodriguez
Hector Hugo
as Jerome Deschamps
D. Elliot Woods
as Watchdog Victor
Patrick John Hurley
as General Andaz
Wolfgang Bodison
as Edwin Abbott
Briana Venskus
as Agent Piper
Gabriel Luna
as Ghost Rider
Brandon Ford Green
as third soldier
Endre Hules
as Prime Minister Olshe...
Robert Dobrev
as Bartender
Courtney Friel
as newscaster
Lola Glaudini
as Polly Hinton
Mark Atteberry
as Kurt Vogel
Dorian Gregory
as Undersecretary Walte...
David L. King
as Maître d'
Anthony Corrales
as S.H.I.E.L.D. agent
Vance Valencia
as Turkish old man
Jason Sweat
as recruit #1
Bayo Akinfemi
as Nathi Zuma
Lynn Longosz
as Kree reaper #1
Yancey Arias
as Colonel Victor Ramon
Alexandra Chun
as Xiao Chen
Chad Lindberg
as Dwight Frye
Markus Flanagan
as Rowan Hamilton
Ana Zimhart
as S.H.I.E.L.D. agent
Chris Hubbard
as Kree reaper #2
Marco Martínez
as Officer Stuart
Vladimir Orlov
as Russian soldier
Tohoru Masamune
as Haruto Yakimura
Jaime Alvarez
as Lead Officer
Matt Ferrucci
as S.H.I.E.L.D. Agent
Ronnie Alvarez
as Uniformed Officer
Andrew Thacher
as Rowan Lawyer #1
Eric Thomas Wilson
as Hydra guard
Adrianne Palicki
as Barbara "Bobbi" Mors...
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Critic Reviews for Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: Season 3

All Critics (15) | Top Critics (4)

Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. at this point is just focused on being as entertaining as possible, and it worked for me.

March 6, 2018 | Rating: B+ | Full Review…
AV Club
Top Critic

The ending cliffhanger ... was spectacular.

November 27, 2017 | Rating: A- | Full Review…
AV Club
Top Critic

After a stuttering first couple of seasons, it appears the ABC Marvel Cinematic Universe spinoff's focus is shifting towards more superheroes and Inhumans, and generally ramping up the action has been a masterstroke.

November 18, 2015 | Full Review…
Digital Spy

What a great way to open up the new season.

October 2, 2015 | Rating: 9/10 | Full Review…
The Young Folks

The big deal in Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. this season appears to be superheroes and supervillans: a lot of them, and more every minute.

October 2, 2015 | Rating: 7/10 | Full Review…

As always, there's just enough of a good show here that I'll keep watching, and occasionally writing about, even as the whole thing feels like a missed opportunity that's being unfortunately designed - and constantly redesigned - by committee.

October 1, 2015 | Full Review…

Audience Reviews for Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: Season 3


My problems with the first season of Agents of SHIELD are well documented. As much of an improvement as Season 2 was over it, Season 3 is at least that much better again. Maybe more so.

Gimly M.
Gimly M.

Super Reviewer

This was a really good season. It managed to be a great followup to that amazing second season that we got last year and it also managed to get us emotionally enthralled in the entire season all the way through. Once again we find our agents and this time around they are searching for the newly created Inhumans while trying to fend off the threat that is Grant Ward and his newly re-established Hydra. But this season is also about the main characters as we had to say goodbye to a lot of them as the show went along. We said goodbye to Hunter and Morse who left to do their own show (which they won't really do anyway); we said goodbye to Lincoln who sacrificed himself to save the entire world; and last but not least, we said goodbye to a fan-favorite throgh all three seasons Grant Ward, who also bit the dust before being the host of a dangerous Inhuman called Hive. The performances in this season was great and I must say that Brett Dalton really impressed me this time around. It almost feels like he was born to play this character, even though the actor just seems so likeable. All-in-all: a great season with some great moments and some great supporting characters, both the returning and the new ones.

Lasse Galsgaard
Lasse Galsgaard

Super Reviewer


This has the chance to be the best season yet. Really largely abandoning being tied so closely to the films, the show really has stretched its legs. This may show that the largely interconnected MCU is actually fracturing (especially if no mention of TV plot is made in Civil War) but maybe it's for the best?

Patrick Wrye
Patrick Wrye

Super Reviewer

Chris Browning
Chris Browning

Super Reviewer

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