[TV] Patton Oswalt Books Role on Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Posted by Jeremy Thomas on 03.20.2014
Oswalt to play Eric Koenig...
Patton Oswalt is heading to the Hub. Marvel Entertainment has announced that comedian and geek Patton Oswalt (Justified, Big Fan) will play Agent Eric Koenig in an upcoming episode of Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.
The character appeared in the comic books as a member of Nick Fury's World War II battalian the Howling Commandos, first appearing in 1966. He was instrumental as one of the people who helpd Fury form S.H.I.E.L.D. after the war.
The specific episode wasn't named or dated for Oswalt's appearance. The show airs Tuesdays at 8 PM on ABC.