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Bridge and Tunnel (Agent Carter)

"Bridge and Tunnel"
Agent Carter episode
Episode no.Season 1
Episode 2
Directed byJoseph V. Russo
Written byEric Pearson
Produced by
  • Tara Butters
  • Michele Fazekas
  • Chris Dingess
Featured music"Star Spangled Man"
by Alan Menken
Cinematography byGabriel Beristain
Editing byTroy Takaki
Original air dateJanuary 6, 2015 (2015-01-06)
Running time40 minutes
Guest appearance(s)
Episode chronology

"Bridge and Tunnel" is the second episode of the first season of the American television series Agent Carter, inspired by the films Captain America: The First Avenger and Captain America: The Winter Soldier, and the Marvel One-Shot short film also titled Agent Carter. It features the Marvel Comics character Peggy Carter as she searches for a truck filled with imploding bombs, and is set in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU), sharing continuity with the films of the franchise. The episode was written by Eric Pearson and directed by Joseph V. Russo.

Hayley Atwell reprises her role as Carter from the film series, and is joined by regular cast members James D'Arcy, Chad Michael Murray, Enver Gjokaj, and Shea Whigham.

"Bridge and Tunnel" originally aired on ABC on January 6, 2015, and according to Nielsen Media Research, was watched by 6.91 million viewers. The episode received praise from critics, especially the performances of Atwell, D'Arcy, and guest star Lyndsy Fonseca, as well as Russo's direction, and the inclusion of the fictional radio drama, the Captain America Adventure Program.