Re: Disney/Marvel & ABC working on Avengers spin-off tv show? - Part 1
I think the secrecy is due to it being part of an established world. With other pilots, they're starting from scratch. With this, they're playing in a much larger sandbox. If they have cameos (fingers crossed), they want to keep a lid on that kind of stuff. Not to mention the mystery behind Coulson...
1989 - "That Batman movie was pretty good. I wish we had more comic movies..."
2015 - "Aunt May is too young, Aquaman isn't blonde, Apocalypse looks purple, and ALL THESE ACTORS ARE TOO SHORT! HOW COULD THEY DO THIS TO MEEEEE?!?"