Brett Dalton portrays Agent Grant Ward on Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., written and directed by Joss Whedon. Other television credits include Blue Bloods, Army Wives and Nurses (pilot for Fox). Most recently, Brett was seen in National Geographic Channel's Killing Lincoln, a Tony and Ridley Scott Production.

Theater credits include Passion Play, Romeo and Juliet, and Happy Now? (Yale Repertory); Sweet Bird of Youth and Demon Dreams (Williamstown Theatre Festival); Macbeth (Macbeth) and You Can't Take It With You (Chautauqua Theater Company). Brett Dalton received a BA in Art from the University of California at Berkeley and an MFA in Acting from Yale School of Drama in 2011.[1]

Brett leaves the show at the end of Season 3, with the death/destruction of Hive in space.


  • Went to Yale School of Drama's acting and stayed friends with fellow actor Lupita Nyong'o from 12 years a Slave.


Year Title Role Notes
2007 Nurses Dr. Kurt Taylor TV Movie
2010 1:00am Games Travis Short film
2012 Blue Bloods Phillip Gibson Episode: Collateral Damage
2012 Army Wives Episode: Fatal Reaction
2013 Killing Lincoln Robert Todd Lincoln TV Movie
2013 Beside Still Waters James post-production
2013-2016 Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D Agent Grant Ward / Hive Main Cast

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