Marvel Studios and Sony Photos’ subsequent Spider-Man film, the follow-up to 2019’s Spider-Man: Far From Residence, will reportedly see Jamie Foxx reprise his function as Electro from The Superb Spider-Man 2. Sure, the 2014 film that starred Andrew Garfield as Peter Parker/Spider-Man, which might portend main plot implications for the Marvel Cinematic Universe.
In accordance with The Hollywood Reporter, Foxx is in remaining talks to affix the third Spider-Man pic starring Tom Holland. Director John Watts will return for the third Spider-Man stand-alone movie.
Foxx performed engineer Max Dillon in The Superb Spider-Man 2, the place an accident at Norman Osborn’s Oscorp involving a tank full of electrical eels turned Dillon into the supercharged Electro. Within the Marvel comics, Electro, a longtime enemy of Spider-Man relationship again to 1964, was created when when Max Dillon was struck by lightning whereas engaged on energy traces.
Foxx’s return as Electro follows a equally shocking character reveal from the mid-credits sequence from Spider-Man: Far From Residence. In that movie, it was revealed that J.Ok. Simmons, who performed J. Jonah Jameson within the Sam Raimi-directed Spider-Man trilogy led by Tobey Maguire, would reprise his function because the Day by day Bugle’s fiery figurehead within the present Spider-Man cinematic universe.
With the upcoming Physician Unusual sequel, Physician Unusual within the Multiverse of Insanity, and the reality-bending Disney Plus sequence WandaVision, one has to marvel if Mysterio’s point out of a multiverse in Far From Residence — and fallout from liberal use of the Actuality Infinity Stone by Thanos, Bruce Banner, and Tony Stark within the Avengers films — was greater than only a ruse, and extra of an indication of issues to come back for Spider-Man.
The third Spider-Man film starring Tom Holland as Peter Parker is scheduled to hit film theaters Dec. 17, 2021.