Marvel movie fans will be excited to learn that ABC has picked up Joss Whedon’s ‘Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.,’ a TV series that takes place in Marvel’s superhero-powered cinematic universe. Clark Gregg is slated to return as Agent Coulson, and today’s Celeb Crush, Elizabeth Henstridge, is joining the show’s cast as Agent Jemma Simmons, a genius biochemist. 

Henstridge is an English actress who has had a few small roles in theater productions and indie films. She’s stepping up to the big leagues with her ‘Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.’ role, and we’re sure the fan boys will be pleased with the casting.

Check out some pics of Marvel’s hottest new small screen character below: