|Hayley Atwell as Peggy Carter: Agent Carter|
Hayley Atwell as Peggy Carter: Agent Carter
Peggy Carter, portrayed by Hayley Atwell, plays a more prominent role in the Marvel Cinematic Universe series of feature films, beginning with 2011's Captain America: The First Avenger, and continuing in the tie-in video game Captain America: Super Soldier; a Marvel One Shot short film; the 2014 feature-film sequel Captain America: The Winter Soldier, the television series Marvel's Agent Carter and most recently, the 2015 sequel Avengers: Age of Ultron.
Agent Carter (TV series)
The series features the Marvel Comics character Peggy Carter, with Hayley Atwell reprising her role from the film series and One-Shot, as she must balance life as a secret agent with that of a single woman in 1940s America. The series introduces the origins of several characters and storylines from MCU films, while other characters from the films and Marvel One-Shots also appear.
The first season takes place in 1946, with Peggy Carter having to balance the routine office work she does for the Strategic Scientific Reserve (S.S.R) in New York City with secretly assisting Howard Stark, who finds himself framed for supplying deadly weapons to the top bidder. Carter is assisted by Stark's butler, Edwin Jarvis, to find those responsible and dispose of the weapons. In the second season, Carter moves from New York City to Los Angeles to deal with the threats of the new atomic age in the aftermath of World War II, gaining new friends, a new home, and a potential new love interest.
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