Holland Will Be Web Slinging
Tom Holland, according to an announcement by Sony Pictures and Marvel Studios, will play Spider-Man and Peter Parker in the next Spider-Man film.
According to ComingSoon.net, both studios and the filmmakers behind the project – namely producers Kevin Feige and Amy Pascal – carried out a massive search for both star and director. When it comes to the latter, they picked Jon Watts – director of the upcoming Cop Car. That movie is about two relbelluous teenagers who face brutal consequences after taking an abandoned cop car on a joyride.
The article also reveals that Feige and Pascal were more than impressed with Holland’s performances in Wolf Hall and The Impossible, as well as his screen tests.
The movie is set to be released on July 28 2017.