Die hard Marvel fans will know who this guy is.
Marvel has announced that Brian Patrick Wade will be joining season 2 of “Marvel’s Agents of SH.I.E.L.D.” to play Carl “Crusher” Creel aka The Absorbing Man.
Here is the official image Marvel released of “Crusher” Creel.
…And here is a leaked image of Brian Patrick Wade, with what looks like to be a metallic arm…
In the comics, Carl “Crusher” Creel, got his powers after drinking a liquid that Loki laced with rare Asgardian ingredients, which you guessed it…gave him the ability to absorb anything he touched.
The Absorbing Man will be seen in the first episode of season 2 which airs Sept. 23 on ABC.
Sources: Marvel, Wikipedia