Agents of SHIELD is doing a crossover episode with Thor: The Dark World

For all the Marvel fans who have been hoping for a X-over between Marvel’s TV and Movie universes, here’s your early Christmas present; After the November 8th release of Thor: the Dark World, the threads of the film will be picked up on the November 19th episode of Agents of SHIELD, which will be titled “The Well”.

There aren’t a lot of details on the plot of the episode, but this is what we have so far: In the aftermath of the events chronicled in the feature film Marvel’s Thor: The Dark World, Coulson and the Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. pick up the pieces–one of which threatens to destroy a member of the team.

This episode also features the first TV appearance of brainy SHIELD agent Jasper Sitwell (Max Hernandez), who is appearing in Thor: The Dark World. While Hemsworth himself will not be on the show, the episode will feature numerous guests stars, including, Peter MacNicol as Professor Elliot Randolph, Michael Graziadei as Jakob Nystrom, Erin Way as Petra Larsen, Toby Wilson as Neils, Alex Neustaedter as Maynard and Sylvia Brindis as Elena. “The Well” will be directed by Jonathan Frakes, best known for playing Commander Will Riker on Star Trek: the Next Generation.