Despite a distinguished career as an actor, writer and director, Clark Gregg is best known to fan-boys everywhere as S.H.I.E.L.D. Agent Phil Coulson from the constantly expanding Marvel film universe. The actor, who spent five seasons on the CBS sitcom The Adventures Of Old Christine, directed the critically acclaimed film Choke, wrote the hit film What Lies Beneath and has made over fifty film and television appearances, first appeared as Agent Coulson in Iron Man and reprised his role in this summer's smash hit Iron Man 2. In fact, Gregg will also appear in next summer's Thor as Agent Coulson as well as Joss Whedon's The Avengers and the recently announced S.H.I.E.L.D. starring Samuel L. Jackson as Nick Fury. We recently had a chance to sit down and speak with Clark Gregg about the Iron Man 2 DVD and Blu-ray, which will be released on September 28th, it's deleted scenes, his surprise at the growth of his role and his participation in the upcoming Marvel movies. To watch our exclusive interview please click on the video clip below.
In Iron Man 2, the world is aware that billionaire inventor Tony Stark (Robert Downey Jr.) is the armored Super Hero Iron Man. Under pressure from the government, the press and the public to share his technology with the military, Tony is unwilling to divulge the secrets behind the Iron Man armor because he fears the information will slip into the wrong hands. With Pepper Potts (Gwyneth Paltrow), and James Rhodey Rhodes (Don Cheadle) at his side, Tony forges new alliances and confronts powerful new forces.