Lots of Spider-Man related news pouring in within the last 24 hours. Firstly, TheWrap reports that Marvel/Sony have a shortlist of 5 actors for the highly coveted role of Spider-Man (seriously, the future of Marvel films is likely revolving around this character and they’re seeking out a teenager to hand the keys to the kingdom. Lucky guy). The names include Continue reading Spider-Man Casting Shortlist and Animated Movie Planned
I was very shocked to see this online today, but someone took a cell phone video of a post-credit sequence for Avengers:Age of Ultron that featured Spider-Man. Why this is particularly surprising is because director Joss Whedon previously stated “there is nothing at the very end. And that’s not a fake-out. We want people to know so they don’t sit there for 10 minutes and then [curse us out] I’ll kill them!” There are many rumors about the mid-credit trailer that it could be Captain America assembling his team for Civil War, or that could be the first revelation on screen off either Doctor Strange or Black Panther, but he made it clear that this movie will only have one clip. See the scene below. Continue reading Could this be a Real Post-Credit Avengers Scene Featuring Spider-Man?
Has Marvel found their next Spider-Man? For a quick rundown of why Spider-Man is being recast and how he is now a part of the Marvel cinematic universe, check out my previous post here. It has already been stated that Spider-Man will first appear in Captain America: Civil War, which begins shooting in 2 weeks, so it was anticipated that we’d be hearing official casting news any day now. Most sites have been reporting that Marvel intended to cast someone young, an actual teenager for a high school aged Spider-Man so that he won’t be in his 30’s by the time they’re filming sequels. That would also allow there to be a distinct difference between the youthful Spider-Man and the more established men already involved with the Avengers. If the rumors are true, they may in fact have found their next star in Continue reading New Spider-Man Cast? And Who Will Direct Infinity Wars
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Spider-Man has always been my favorite comic book character, so you can imagine how excited I was when I first heard word that he would officially be apart of the Marvel movie universe. This post will be a mix of old and new news regarding the casting of the next Spider-Man. Continue reading Spider-Man Casting Rumors