11/05/2012 02:41 pm ET

'S.H.I.E.L.D.': January Filming Date And Coulson Update

"S.H.I.E.L.D." will begin filming January 2013, according to a website dedicated to TV auditions.

The listing for "S.H.I.E.L.D." has Joss Whedon listed as director -- he's been attached, but with the "schedule permitting" caveat -- and includes some very small plot teasers.

From Television Show Auditions:

Clark Gregg is playing Agent Phil Coulson, the same role he has played in "Iron Man I & II," "Thor," and "The Avengers". The series will center on his character. Screen Actors Guild Awards nominee Ming-Na Wen has been cast as as Agent Melinda May, an ace pilot and weapons expert.

Whedon revealed Gregg's involvement at New York Comic-Con.

"We all love Clark Gregg, there's no doubt about that," Whedon told an audience via a taped message. "From before we made 'The Avengers,' we discussed whether there was a way for him to be a part of the Marvel Universe, perhaps a part of a TV show even after his death."

Ming-Na Wen's involvement was announced in late October

Click through the slideshow below for some suggestions should Whedon and co. want to add any Marvel Comics characters to the show.

Our Dream Cast For "S.H.I.E.L.D."