Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Are Making Friends and Influencing People With Season 2, Episode 3 Synopsis

Marvel have relased the third episode synopsis for Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Season Two online, ahead of next week's premiere of the season's first episode.

Titled "Making Friends and Influencing People," the episode sees the return of Donnie Gill -- that's Blizzard, who appeared in last season's twelfth episode, titled "Seeds."

Here's the official synopsis, via

Coulson and his team race against HYDRA to get to Donnie Gill--a dangerous gifted with the ability to freeze objects--while Simmons is caught in the crossfire on Tuesday, October 7 (9:00-10:00 p.m.ET) on the ABC Television Network.

"Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D." stars Clark Gregg as Agent Phil Coulson, Ming-Na Wen as Agent Melinda May, Brett Dalton as Grant Ward, Chloe Bennet as Skye, Iain De Caestecker as Agent Leo Fitz, Elizabeth Henstridge as Agent Jemma Simmons and Nick Blood as Lance Hunter.

Guest starring are Henry Simmons as Alphonso "Mack" Mackenzie, Reed Diamond as Daniel Whitehall, Dylan Minnette as Donnie Gill, Simon Kassiandes as Sunil Bakshi, Adam Kulbersh, as Kenneth Turgeon, Maya Stojan as Agent 33, David Diaan as Elias, Jarrod Crawford as Lead Hydra Agent, Nicholas Roth as Second Hydra Agent, Mo Darwiche as Ship's Captain, and Jesse D Goins as Theo.

"Making Friends and Influencing People" was written by Monica Owusu-Breen and directed by Bobby Roth.


Owusu-Breen wrote the aforementioned "Seeds" as well as "The Only Light in the Darkness" and "The Well," last season. Roth directed "The Hub," "T.A.H.I.T.I." and "End of the Beginning."

Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. returns on Tuesday at 9 p.m. ET/PT on ABC.