Adrianne Palicki is set to play Mockingbird in the second series of Marvel's Agents of SHIELD.

The 31-year-old G.I. Joe: Retaliation and Friday Night Lights actress will guest star as super spy Bobbi Morse, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

The website also reported that Palicki will appear in the fifth episode of the second season of the Marvel TV series, with the possibility of returning in the future.

Marvel's Agents of SHIELD returns on September 23 at 9pm on ABC in the US and on RTÉ Two at a later date.