Samuel L. Jackson Would Like to Guest on S.H.I.E.L.D.

Samuel L. Jackson attends the 7th Annual "Freeing Voices, Changing Lives" Benefit Gala at Tribeca Rooftop on June 3, 2013 in New York City.
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Clark Gregg is set to reprise his role as Agent Coulson in Joss Whedon's S.H.I.E.L.D. — but what about Samuel L. Jackson? Will he at least cameo as Nick Fury? "Oh!" he said when we asked him this earlier this week, at a gala hosted by the American Institute for Stuttering. "If I was going to do S.H.I.E.L.D., I'd like to be — you know Charlie's voice on Charlie's Angels? That would be perfect. Because everybody recognizes my voice. That would be good enough for me. And I told Joss that." What did he say? "I don't know. He can't hire me, I guess. Disney, Marvel, we'll see what they think ... It would legitimize the show in another way. It's like the same thing with Star Wars — I want to be in that too. Bring Mace Windu back!"