Picking up from Captain America: The First Avenger and Marvel One-Shot: Agent Carter, ABC's new series Marvel's Agent Carter will air between the fall and spring runs of Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. The series will focus on Hayley Atwell as Peggy Carter in 1946 as she works for the covert Strategic Scientific Reserve trying to balance administrative work and secret missions while coping with the loss of her love, Steve Rogers.
According to THR, Enver Gjokaj has been cast to play Agent Daniel Sousa an honorable war hero who risked his life many times – resulting once in a crippling leg injury. In the last two years Gjokaj has had recurring roles on Vegas, The Witches of East End, Extant and Rizolli & Isles. He appeared in The Avengers as "Young Cop".
Chad Michael Murray will also be part of the new series as Agent Jack Thompson. Murray was on One Tree Hill and The Chosen and has also been cast in next year's mini-series Texas Rising.