'Agents of SHIELD' inspired by Brett Dalton and Iain De Caestecker's bromance

Remember that adorable "Marvel's Agents of SHIELD" episode "The Hub"? The one where Fitz and Ward have to go on a mission with little hope of survival and become true friends after? That was inspired by the real-life lovefest between stars Brett Dalton and Iain De Caestecker. "It was kind of, I think, this really sweet love letter from the writers to us," Dalton tells Zap2it and a group of other reporters during a visit to the "Agents of SHIELD" set. "From the very beginning in the pilot, we just hit it off. He's literally my best friend." That immediate chemistry wasn't always a boon for the pair. In an anecdote that caused Dalton's onscreen love interest Ming-Na Wen to cackle in glee, he reveals, "From the very moment [De Caestecker and I] met each other in pilot, it was like, OK, this is good. And then [the crew was] like, 'No, no, no, you're...



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