Re: Joss Whedon's S.H.I.E.L.D to ABC!
He is a fairly generic, unpopular character. Prime for adaptation because no one will complain about the changes they make. His powers are low-key enough to work on a TV budget too.
"There is no reason why good cannot triumph as often as evil. The triumph of anything is a matter of organization. If there are such things as angels, I hope that they are organized along the lines of the Maffia." - Winston Niles Rumfoord.