Video Interviews

Clark Gregg on Why Agent Coulson is the Ultimate Fanboy

The Captain Marvel and Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. star geeked out on the set of The Avengers.

by | March 13, 2019 | Comments

Clark Gregg never thought his character, S.H.I.E.L.D. Agent Phil Coulson, would resonate the way it did with fans, but thanks to appearances in several Marvel Cinematic Universe movies and ABC’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., he’s become a franchise favorite. Ahead of his co-starring role in the latest chapter of the MCU, Captain Marvel, Gregg sat down with Rotten Tomatoes to talk about what makes Agent Coulson so relatable, how his role expanded over the years, what it was like to be a part of Captain Marvel, and what the new movie means to him as the father of a young woman.

Captain Marvel opened in theaters on March 8.

Like this? Subscribe to our newsletter and get more features, news, and guides in your inbox every week.

Tag Cloud

TNT Interview El Rey ESPN DGA Spike Podcast IFC Films YouTube Red Winners Britbox technology jamie lee curtis romance what to watch Premiere Dates thriller discovery Horror TIFF Adult Swim Action Calendar 20th Century Fox true crime Holidays 21st Century Fox Spring TV CNN Toys FX RT History GIFs TBS NYCC Photos WGN award winner FOX USA Network Superheroe Election political drama Pixar Paramount Network MTV Syfy Captain marvel ITV Polls and Games Lionsgate Freeform BET DC Universe Reality 007 SDCC CBS All Access sitcom crime thriller Drama Food Network Sundance Ghostbusters Apple Valentine's Day harry potter historical drama Winter TV travel DC Comics TCA IFC Masterpiece ratings Cartoon Network CW Seed transformers Netflix Warner Bros. crime politics SundanceTV Nominations Pirates New York Comic Con Kids & Family comiccon zombies cops serial killer Pop Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt DC streaming service TruTV 2015 sequel Superheroes Mary Tyler Moore festivals based on movie TV Land Teen The CW anime Epix American Society of Cinematographers cooking BBC America Awards Song of Ice and Fire 2017 Bravo FXX Star Trek 2019 biography YA Columbia Pictures VICE The Arrangement 2016 Trailer Watching Series streaming Countdown SXSW TCA 2017 Red Carpet Mindy Kaling science fiction Anna Paquin supernatural docudrama Disney Tomatazos Mary Poppins Returns Nat Geo facebook Opinion USA Summer Reality Competition Oscars Writers Guild of America GoT Acorn TV Musical casting mutant 24 frames boxoffice binge comic Hulu Black Mirror talk show green book sports CMT President dramedy hist Emmys golden globes Awards Tour Sci-Fi First Look E! Rom-Com period drama medical drama Schedule OWN Amazon Prime spider-man Sundance Now Nickelodeon Sony Pictures LGBTQ ABC Paramount singing competition Martial Arts NBC robots HBO Super Bowl 45 Dark Horse Comics diversity finale Best and Worst justice league Star Wars Chilling Adventures of Sabrina Ellie Kemper VH1 crime drama Comics on TV Comedy Central adventure Spectrum Originals Biopics Amazon Certified Fresh Showtime Mary poppins Esquire Walt Disney Pictures Ovation psycho Christmas Fall TV Logo zombie MSNBC Year in Review San Diego Comic-Con CBS PaleyFest TV GLAAD cinemax Character Guide Grammys dceu Fox News Starz MCU social media Disney Channel Tumblr Marathons 2018 TLC cats DirecTV Rock miniseries Rocky AMC Country Extras Animation television Lucasfilm composers cults Marvel ABC Family Quiz Sneak Peek Shudder Trophy Talk unscripted National Geographic See It Skip It police drama Mystery Musicals Universal blaxploitation Lifetime APB Creative Arts Emmys vampires spy thriller BBC Shondaland mockumentary Cosplay anthology dc Infographic A&E YouTube Premium doctor who Video Games adaptation Set visit crossover Brie Larson war Box Office Comedy PBS Comic Book X-Men Fantasy Western History E3 aliens Trivia Music TCM Thanksgiving Crackle