Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Recruits Adrianne Palicki to Play Marvel Character

Published 08/19 2014 05:42PM

Updated 08/19 2014 05:47PM

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Adrianne Palicki has been enlisted to play another superhero.

The Friday Night Lights actress, who played Wonder Woman in NBC's failed 2011 pilot, has been cast on Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. as Marvel superspy Bobbi Morse, TVGuide.com has confirmed.

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As first reported by The Hollywood Reporter, Morse, aka Mockingbird, will appear in the fifth episode of Season 2. There is potential for Palicki to return.

Mockingbird's possible appearance was first teased at Comic-Con in July. Palicki joins previously announced guest stars Kyle MacLachlan, Lucy Lawless and Reed Diamond.

In addition to her well-known role on FNL, she most recently recurred on About a Boy last season.

Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. returns Tuesday, Sept. 23 at 9/8c on ABC. Do you think Palicki will make a good Mockingbird?

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