Notice: iconv(): Detected an illegal character in input string in D:\inetpub\wwwroot\libraries\joomla\utilities\string.php on line 442 Movie News: Marc Webb Not Directing THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN 4

Movie News: Marc Webb Not Directing THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN 4

Written by Andrew Pollard Sunday, 16 March 2014

Movie News

Given how Marc Webb is playing such a pivotal role in the Spider-Man world that Sony Pictures is currently developing, not to mention having recently been announced to direct THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN 3 after having helmed the first two instalments, it comes as a little bit of a shock to hear that the director won’t be directing the already-confirmed THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN 4.

Speaking to The Daily Beast, Webb revealed, “I’d like to be involved as a consultant and I’ve already talked to the guys about it, but in terms of directing it, that will be close out my tenure. I’ve so much fun doing it, but after the third movie it’ll be the time to find something else.”

As well as the fourth Spider-Man-centric films, Sony also has two spin-offs in the works, THE SINISTER SIX and VENOM. Discussing the greater Spider-verse that the studio is developing, Webb added, “We’re building out a more complicated Spider-Man universe with characters you haven’t seen in other Spider-Man movies – The Sinister Six, Venom, and more. We’d all love to overlap with other studios, but it’s beyond my pay grade.”

Whilst the possibility of Spider-Man popping up in an Avengers movie seems impossible at this point, several cast members of various Sony, 20th Century Fox, and Marvel/Disney productions have talked about how they’d love for it to happen. We can only hope that the studios put financial gain to one side and combine their efforts to give fans something truly memorable.

In the meantime, THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN 2 is set for an 18th April UK release. THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN 3 has been confirmed for 10th June, 2016, with THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN 4 set to follow on 4th May, 2018.

Share your comments below or on Twitter @STARBURST_MAG

Find your local Starburst Magazine stockist HERE, or buy direct from us HERE. For our digital edition (available to read on your iOS, Android, Amazon, Windows 8, Samsung and/or Huawei device - all for just £1.99), visit MAGZTER DIGITAL NEWSSTAND.

CLICK TO BUY OUR LATEST ISSUE. CONSTANTINE COMMANDS YOU!



Suggested Articles:
With yesterday having seen the first Spider-Man: Homecoming trailer swing into action, now comes som
With Ben Affleck’s solo Batman movie currently in development, it appears that the Caped Crusader
Whilst The Weinstein Company/Dimension Films picked up the feature-length rights for Lars Klevberg
Treat this as purely speculation for now, but there’s some big rumours out there right now that cl
scroll back to top

Add comment

Security code
Refresh

Sign up today!
Banner
Banner
Banner
Banner
Banner
Banner
Banner
Banner
Banner
Banner
Banner
Banner

Notice: Undefined index: sub_content in D:\inetpub\wwwroot\modules\mod_yt_content_slideshowii\tmpl\theme4.php on line 144
Notice: Undefined index: sub_content in D:\inetpub\wwwroot\modules\mod_yt_content_slideshowii\tmpl\theme4.php on line 144
Notice: Undefined index: sub_content in D:\inetpub\wwwroot\modules\mod_yt_content_slideshowii\tmpl\theme4.php on line 144
Notice: Undefined index: sub_content in D:\inetpub\wwwroot\modules\mod_yt_content_slideshowii\tmpl\theme4.php on line 144