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By now hopefully you have seen this week’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., in which we got to “Meet the New Director.” Though we did not learn a whole lot about him in this episode, there are two very important pieces of information that were shared. Both of these point to a very widely-held theory as to the comic book character that he is playing, but I still do not consider it conclusive enough to say that this is definitely the answer (the Marvel Wiki (semi-spoiler) does indicate that the closed-captioning for the episode gave both the character’s first and last names, so there’s that).
Going into the season this was one of the biggest questions to be answered, and I was actually expecting the answer to be drawn out at least a little more—maybe by giving him a fake name before revealing his real name. At this point that may not be the case, but I still think it’s a possibility.
With all that being said, the new S.H.I.E.L.D. Director is… (probably)…