‘Agents of SHIELD’ Casts ‘Tomorrow People’s’ Luke Mitchell in Pivotal Role

Australian actor to play new Inhuman character on the Marvel-ABC series

Last Updated: February 5, 2015 @ 3:09 PM

“Marvel’s Agents of SHIELD” is bringing in a new Inhuman character with a big influence on Skye’s (Chloe Bennet) impending transformation.

Luke Mitchell will play Lincoln, according to Marvel.

He’s described as a charismatic Inhuman who will have an important role to play in Skye’s understanding of the true extent of her transformation.

Mitchell last starred on The CW’s short-lived futuristic drama “The Tomorrow People.” Previously, he starred on several well-known Australian series, including “Home and Away,” “H2O: Just Add Water” and “Neighbours.”

UTA, Management 360 and McMahon Management represent Mitchell.

“SHIELD” returns to ABC on Tuesday, Mar. 3 at 9 p.m.